Lorraine Wirt of rural Burlington will celebrate her 85th birthday Oct. 2 with a card shower.  

She was married to the late James Wirt Jr. for 55 years. 

They have four children, Rick (Sandy) Wirt of rural Burlington, Steve (Cindy) Wirt of rural Mediapolis, Debbie and Tammi Wirt, both of rural Burlington, three granddaughters, three great-granddaughters and a great-grandson. 

Cards may be sent to her at 19291 Eagle Road, Burlington, Iowa 52601.