Ardith Fleishman recently celebrated her 90th birthday surrounded by family. Ardith was born March 3, 1923, to the late Luella (Bassett) and Alfred Moehle in Wellington.
She graduated from Theodore Roosevelt High School in Kent and was married to Robert Fleishman from 1942 until his death in 1998.
Her family had a surprise party for her at the Sugar Maple Inn on East Main Street in Ravenna.
In attendance were her son, Bob Fleishman, and wife Pam of Ravenna, daughter Donna Bognar and husband Paul of Westminster, Colo., son Marty Fleishman and wife Charlaine of Corralitos, Calif., and daughter Sue Briggs and husband Mike of Kent.
Also joining in the celebration were grandchildren Jenny (John) Murray of Columbus, Scott (Mary Jo) Fleishman of Canton, and Kait and Sarah Briggs, along with her great-grandchildren Ashley, Alexis, Andrew, Lauren and Zachary.
Ardith currently lives at the Stow Glen Retirement Community.