The family of Eldon Schwemmer is requesting a card shower for his 90th birthday. His birthday is Tuesday, March 26. Late cards are welcome! Please send cards to 4913 SW Boyer Rd., El Dorado KS 67042.
Eldon Schwemmer was born in Colorado, but graduated from Whitewater High School in 1942. They just recently celebrated their 70th class reunion.
He lived in Whitewater until 1960 before moving to El Dorado where he became a fixture and main component in building "the barn." He was very active in the 4-H and the community and was president of the Butler County Fair Association for several years.
Eldon and his late wife, Eunice, had three children: Vicky Schwemmer, Jane Mosteller and Ken Schwemmer.
Eldon has four grandchildren: Kevin, Kyle, Melinda and Amanda. He also has several great-grandchildren.