PLAINFIELD — Dixie Abbas will be honored on her 80th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. next Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Waverly Area Veterans Post (WAVP), 1300 Fourth St. NW, hosted by her family.
She was born Dec. 5, 1937, in New Hampton to Elmer and Ina Hassman. She married Duane Abbas on Aug. 26, 1956.
Dixie has been a housewife and bus driver for Plainfield School and EPI.
Her children are Christi and Paul Lines and Candy and Kevin Diercks; and Carl Abbas and Carol Abbas, deceased. Her family also includes six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
No invitations will be sent, and no gifts are requested.
Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 292, Plainfield 50666.