The Altar and Rosary Society of Gate of Heaven Church, Dallas, recently hosted its annual Birthday Tea. More than 200 people attended the event. Thirteen tables were decorated for each month of the year and a birthday table. A blessing was given by the Rev. Daniel A. Toomey and entertainment was provided by the singing group Changing Habits. A wedding memories fashion show, featuring 11 models displaying wedding dresses from 1937 to 2003, was also held. The event included a raffle and door prizes. Chairwomen were Renee Benedetti, Kathy Selner, Sharon Lumbis, Marianne Cogan, Dolly Hoffman, Linda Traver, Bette Gillespie, Judy Adams, Florence Lahey and Barbara Michaels. Hostesses (above), from left, first row, are the Rev. Daniel A. Toomey, Sharon Lumbis, Ruth Hartzel, Rose Schmid, Linda Traver and Marianne Cogan. Second row: Renee Benedetti, Carol Carroll, Pat Manorek, Barbara Strazdus, Abby Zondlo and Sarah Strazdus. Third row: Mary Ann Roberts, Valerie Aiello, Cindy Brin, Kathy Selner, Amy Huntington and Maria Walp. Fourth row: Sheryl Yeust, Debbie Konnick, Tricia Strazdus, Aim Marie Gries and Angie Murray. Fifth row: Kippie Morgan, Karen DeCesaris, Marilyn O’Connell, Bonnie Lenker, Judy Adams and Barbara Edwards. Sixth row: Florence Lahey, Shelia Bonawitz, Joan Keating, Lisa DeGrabba and Pat Makara. Brides (below), from left, are Kathy Selner, Lori Marshall, Susan Maloney, Renee Benedetti, Sara Pizzo, Sarah Pugh, Sabrina Scotto, Courtney Lahey, Carol Yezilski, Jessteen Adams and Holly Daubert.