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Daughters of Isabella Celebrate 95 Years

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ST. PAUL, KANSAS -

A group in St. Paul, Kansas is celebrating a big milestone.

The Daughters of Isabella celebrated its 95th anniversary. The group was formed on April 8th, 19-23 - as a part of the Knights of Columbus. 

Two members were also honored for their years of service and dedication to the group.

91-year old Rosemary O'Toole -who's been a member for 66 years- and 103-year old Lorene VanLeeuwen- who's been a member for 69.

They both say its a honor to receive this recognition. 

VanLeeuwen says, "It's an honor. I feel an honor to belong all these years. I've gained a lot from the prayers and friendships."

O'Toole says,"I'm just so pleased. And I just feel honored. I'm very pleased with it. I love the Daughters of Isabella a lot and all the people in it."

The Daughters of Isabella currently has 56 members in Southeast Kansas. 

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