Susie L. Yanta, of Karnes City, turned 95 on April 20. She celebrated the occasion on April 14 with family and friends at her home. She married Bennie A. Yanta on Nov. 23, 1937. He passed away July 27, 1991. Yanta is the mother of Dorothy Kuhnel, Arthur Ray Yanta and Don Roy Yanta, all of Karnes City; Mary Barbara Wilson, Helen Ruth Bellah and Patsy Brett, all of Port Lavaca. She has 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
Originally published July 21, 2011 at midnight, updated July 21, 2011 at midnight