Swihart celebrates 98th birthday

Clara Agnes Barnhart Swihart of Batavia, celebrated her 98th birthday Feb. 19.

Her children, Joyce Perkins and Larry Wilson, both of Batavia, Bill Shields of Fairfield, and Teena Roush of Newton, helped her celebrate.

Mrs. Swihart received birthday cards and gifts, and while celebrating at a restaurant, she received birthday wishes from some people who were present.

Mrs. Swihart has lived in Batavia since 1980.