(ABC 6 NEWS) - Sister Lauren Weinandt recently celebrated her 96th birthday along with her 61st work anniversary. Our own Betsy Singer sat down with her to discuss what keeps her going at the ripe age of 96.
In many ways, Sunday's Johnson family reunion in St. Charles was your typical family reunion. There was laughter, memories of the old days and even a few tears. It also marked the first time brothers Ervin, Maynard, and Odell were in the same place at the same time in several years.
"She nominated Darlys Smith and Jan Krambeer from her church, St. Olaf here in Austin, who run a backpack program, backpack program with food in the backpack for children who participate in the Head Start program in Austin," Larson explained.