Enid News & Eagle
Alfred Pecha will celebrate his 96th birthday with a reception for family and friends 4-6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29, at Bob’s in Lahoma. Cards may be sent to 6367 County Rd. 730, Goltry, OK 73739.
Alfred was born Oct. 1, 1917, in Goltry the eldest of seven children born to Gus and Mary Pecha.
He was raised in Goltry and attended rural country schools.
He enlisted in the Air Force in 1941, and was stationed in England.
He farmed, as well as owned and operated a custom harvest, cattle and wheat operation in Goltry for many years.
Alfred has one niece, Patty Pecha-Weber, Goltry, and three stepchildren, Terry Hampton, Plano, Texas; Mary Shy, Texas; and Ramona Jean Kenyon, Dover.