Friends and parishioners of Holy Spirit/St. Edward’s parish are planning a card shower to celebrate Father Leonard Kenkel’s 86th birthday May 28, as well as the 60th anniversary of his ordination June 5.
He served the Holy Spirit in Creston/St. Edward’s parish in Afton for 12 years, and previously at Christ the King, Holy Trinity and St. Peter in Des Moines and St. Boniface in Westphalia.
Cards and notes of congratulations can be sent to him at 2108 12th St., Room 151, Harlan, IA 51537.