Ludell Neilson will celebrate his 85th birthday with a reception 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 10, at the Pomona Community Center, 219 W. A St., Pomona.

Hosts will be his wife, Lois, and their children, Loretta and husband Veryl Peter, Topeka, and Larry Neilson and wife Tracy, Tulsa, Okla.

Mr. Neilson is a retired farmer.

Neilson requests no gifts. Cards would be appreciated and may be sent to Ludell Neilson, P.O. Box 163, Pomona KS 66076.