Birthdays and Anniversaries

Stevens — 50 years

LENEXA, Kans. — Linda and Paul Stevens celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to 14719 W. 79th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215. Their family includes Jenny and Andy Volanakis, of New Canaan, Connecticut; Molly and Travis Templeton, of Olathe, Kansas; and Jon ...

Block — 50 years

MANSON — Robert and Barbara Block, of Manson, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Thursday. They will have an open house from 3 to 7 p.m. on June 30 at the MAC Center in Manson. Cards may be sent to them at P.O. Box 7, Manson, IA 50563. Their family includes Beth and Danny ...

Nelsons — 50 years

BADGER — Selmer and Hazel Nelson, of Badger, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 311 First St. SW, Apt. C2, Badger, IA 50516. Their family includes Tamara Porter, of Fort Dodge. They have one grandchild and two ...

Steigleder — 50 years

HUMBOLDT — Fred and Monnie Steigleder, of Humboldt, celebrated their 50th anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 702 Eighth St. S., Humboldt, IA 50548. Their family include Tammy and Jason Sanders of Clive, and Troy and Amy Steigleder of Libertyville. They have five ...

Werling — 50 years

INDEPENDENCE — Edward and Connie Werling. of Independence, will celebrate their 50th anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on June 30 at the American Legion in Quasqueton. Cards may be sent to them at 2602 Parrish Ave., Independence, IA 50544. Their family includes Jeff and ...

Schmoker — 90 years old

Louise Schmoker, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 90th birthday today. Cards may be sent to her at 2708 N. 25th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Ann McBride. She has three grandsons and 11 great-grandchildren. Her husband Ernest is deceased. Schmoker and her husband ...

Alig — 90 years old

PALMER — Eileen Alig, of Palmer, will celebrate her 90th birthday Monday. Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 2, Palmer, IA 50571. Her family includes seven children, 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Alig worked several years as a CNA for the Good Samaritan Home in ...

Carberry — 85 years old

IOWA CITY — Coleen Wagner Carberry, of Iowa City will celebrate her 85th birthday on June 30. Cards may be sent to her at 248 Woolf Ave., Iowa City, IA 52722.

Doughty — 90 years old

Cleo Doughty, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the home of Dave Doughty and Stephanie Lacina, 2666 190th St. Attendees are asked to bring copies of any pictures of him and share stories. Cards may be sent to him at 1536 ...

Winkler — 95 years old

LAURENS — Ben Winkler, of Laurens, will celebrate his 95th birthday with an open house from noon to 3 p.m. on June 24 at the West Iowa Bank in Laurens. Cards may be sent to him at 311 S. First St., Laurens, IA 50554. He was born on June 26, 1923, in Schaller. He graduated from high ...

Bratland — 40 years

EUGENE, Ore. — Steve and Marilyn Bratland, of Eugene, Oregon, will celebrate their 40th anniversary today. Cards may be sent to them at 827 Tivoli St., Eugene, OR 97404. Steven Bratland and Marilyn Wurr were married June 10, 1978, at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge.

Johnson — 25 years

GEORGE — Joseph and Michele Johnson, of George, will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on June 19. Cards may be sent to them at 102 N. Williams St., George, IA 51237. Their family includes Jacee and Austin Thompson and Blake Johnson. They have one grandchild. Joseph Johnson and ...

Riblet — 70 years old

ROCKWELL CITY — Sybil Riblet, of Rockwell City, will celebrate her 70th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. today at the Farnhamville Community room in Farnhamville. Cards may be sent to her at 965 First St., Rockwell City, IA 50579. Her family includes her husband, Larry ...

Deal — 95 years old

Henrietta (Vicki) Deal, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 95th birthday on Monday. Cards may be sent to her at the Marian Home, 2400 Sixth Ave N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Jim Deal, of Des Moines; Al and Jan Deal, of Fort Dodge; Bert and Marlene Deal, of Fort Dodge; and ...

Gronbach — 90 years old

HUMBOLDT — Bernice Gronbach will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. on Saturday at Zion Lutheran Church, Humboldt. Cards may be sent to 913 S. Eighth St., Humboldt, IA 50548. Her family includes Wayne and Jan Gronbach, of Menifee, California, Vivian ...

Schultz — 85 years

Deloris Schultz, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 85th birthday today. Cards may be sent to her at 2805 Sixth Ave. N., Apt. 113, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Vicky and Claude Dally, Stratford; Jerry and Diane Schultz, of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma; and Bill and Marianne ...

Stitts to celebrate 50th

Dr. Michael and Carole Stitt of Fort Dodge are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on June 8. Their family includes Kimberly and Bill Shimkat, of Fort Dodge; Stephanie and Kyle Cox, of Waukee; Alyssa and Garron Williams, of Mankato, Minnesota; and Kristen and Andy Morrison, of ...

Hanson — 50 years

POMEROY — Glen and ReNay Hanson, of Pomeroy, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on June 8. Cards may be sent to them at 63920 220th Ave., Pomeroy, IA 50575. their family includes Doug and Sarah Hanson, of West Des Moines; Brenda and Rich Martin, of Milford; and Kim and Chris Witt, ...

Trotter — 50 years

SOMERS — Terry and Marvel Trotter will celebrate their 50th anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on June 9 at the Somers Community Building, Somers. Cards may be sent to them at 607 Seventh Ave., PO Box 105, Somers, IA 50586. Their family includes Rhett and Jen Trotter, of ...

Bird — 50 years

WEBSTER CITY — Ed and Phyllis Bird of Webster City, formerly of Rockwell City, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 1605 Lynx Ave., Apt. 102, Webster City, IA 50595. Their family includes Dan and Lynette Smith, of Clarion, and Jason Bird, of Des ...