Raymond C. "Ray" Reed of Sioux City will celebrate his 95th birthday with a card shower.

Cards may be sent to 1520 N. Martha St., Sioux City, Iowa 51105.

Ray was born on Feb. 2, 1923, in Bartlett, Iowa. He grew up in the Tabor, Iowa, area. He served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II. He then farmed in Plymouth and Woodbury counties. He later worked at Peterson Feed Lot near Bronson, Iowa, retiring at the age of 91.

Ray has six children, Sharilyn Steck of Sioux City, Randy (Sherry) Reed of Pocatello, Idaho, Monty (LuAnn) Reed, Marlon (Sally) Reed and Bryan Reed, all of Ainsworth, Nebraska, and Ranae Reed of Sioux City. He has 10 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.