ELIDA — Elmer E. Friemoth, of Elida, will celebrate his 90th birthday Dec. 4, 2013. An open house is planned from 2 to 4 p.m., today, Dec. 1st, at 5749 Leatherwood Road, Elida. The family request that gifts be omitted.
He was born in Delphos to Margaret and Frank Friemoth on Dec. 4, 1923. On Nov. 9, 1965, he married Helen Cox.
Friemoth has one brother, Don Friemoth, in Van Wert.
He served in the army during World War II.
Friemoth has three step-children, Kenneth Cox, of Florida; Nancy Cox Schrein, of Alabama and Cindy Cox Gytvai, of Columbus.
He retired as a telephone cable splicer.