Burg celebrates 101st birthday


Sylvester Burg of Elizabethtown, formerly of New Holstein, Wisconsin, celebrated his 101st birthday Aug. 30, 2019, with his family.

He was born Aug. 30, 1918, in Fond du lac, Wisconsin. He is a retired master sergeant and a World War II veteran with 26 years of service.

He was married for 50 years to his late wife, Rosa.

He has two daughters, Sylvia Nostrant of Virginia and Pam Borger of Kentucky; a grandson and a soon-to-be great-grandson; and his beloved dog, Monty.