Birthdays and Anniversaries

Joe and Betty McBride

McBride — 65 years

Joe and Betty McBride, Sr., of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Their family includes John McBride, Pam McBride, Steve McBride, Deb Brown, and Joe McBride, Jr. They have nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Betty Walker and John ...

Larson — 70 years

EAGLE GROVE — Les and Esther Larson, of Eagle Grove, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 24 at the Eagle Grove Evangelical Lutheran Church. Cards may be sent to them at 2940 Buchanan Ave, Eagle Grove, IA 50533. Their family includes ...

Lou Ann  and Donald Habben

Habben — 60 years

MANSON — Donald and Lou Ann Habben, of Manson, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 24, 2017. Cards may be sent to them at 739 15th St., Manson, IA 50563. Their family includes Kent and Milissa Bailey of Webster City; and Doug Habben, of Manson. They have four ...

Mary  and Gerald Bruening today

Bruening — 50 years

Gerald and Mary Bruening of Fort Dodge, formerly of Breda-Remsen, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 9. Cards may be sent to them at 2220 146th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Bryon and Jennifer Bruening, of Wichita, Kansas; Holly and Cory Ranney, of ...

Marilyn  and Kenneth Daniels today

Daniels – 60 years

DUNCOMBE — Kenneth and Marilyn Daniels, of Duncombe, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to them at 2973 250th St., Duncombe, IA 50532. Their family includes Deb and Dan Barhrenfuss, Steve Daniels, Terry Daniels, and Jeff and Kim Daniels, all ...

Olson — 35 years

Dennis and Kathy Olson, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary on Sept. 4. Their family includes Bryan and Melissa Olson, of Cedar Falls; Adam and Kirsten Olson, of Fort Dodge; and Richard and Laura Sanchez, of Fort Dodge. They have four grandchildren. Kathleen Miller ...

Lawrence Davis

Davis — 90 years old

GILMORE CITY — Lawrence Davis, of Gilmore City, will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at the VFW in Dakota City. Cards may be sent to him at 2346 Colorado Ave., Gilmore City, IA 50541. His family includes his wife Lois; Yvonne Uithoven, ...

Peterson — 90 years old

CALLENDER — Paul Peterson, of Callender, celebrated his 90th birthday on Sept. 13. Cards may be sent to him at P.O. Box 166, Callender, IA 50523. His family includes his wife Betty; Kent and Kim Peterson, Kevin and Jan Peterson, Rachel Peterson, Linda Peterson, Sue and Greg Anderson, ...

Elizabeth Dewey

Dewey — 80 years

Elizabeth Dewey, of Fort Dodge, celebrated her 80th birthday on Sept. 16. Cards may be sent to her at 1166 N. 26th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes her husband Ronald; Dan and Jennifer Croft, of Milford; and Rebecca and Roger Swanson, of Knoxville, Tennessee. She has four ...

Bill and Janet Engler

Engler — 50 years

SAC CITY — Bill and Janet Engler, of Sac City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 9th. Cards may be sent to them at 919 Audubon St., Sac City, IA 50583. Their family includes Paul and Kelli Engler, of Chandler, Arizona; Trisha and Don Beck, of Manning; and Pam and Matt ...

Mardith “Mardy” Sams

Sams — 80 years old

OTHO — Mardith “Mardy” Sams, of Otho, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Sept. 17. Cards may be sent to her at 612 Rake St. Otho, IA 50569. Her family includes Kim and Mike Conrad, of Fort Dodge; and Stuart Sams, of Otho. She has 13 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Her ...

Sheriff — 60 years

EAGLE GROVE — Don and Carla Sheriff, of Sweet Springs, Missouri, formerly of Eagle Grove, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Tuesday. Cards may be sent to them at 502 Crest Drive, Sweet Springs, MO 65351. Their family includes Randy and Penny Sheriff, of Centralia, ...

Grady — 50 years

OTHO — Tom and Kay Grady, of Otho, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent to them at 2565 Woodmans Hollow Road, Otho, IA 50569. They have one daughter, Jamie Grant, of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Kay Peterson and Tom Grady were married Sept. 16, ...

Lombard — 40 years

Greg and Karen Lombard, of Fort Dodge, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. Their family includes Kristine and Chris Madison, of Humboldt; and Sara Sankey and Matthew and Sharisse Lombard, all of Fort Dodge. They have seven grandchildren. Karen Whelchel and Greg Lombard ...

Dutcher — 80 years old

Leonard Dutcher, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Friday. Cards may be sent to him at 3014 N. 15th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife Margaret; Melinda and Pat Fraher, of Fort Dodge; and Sonya Dutcher, of Phoenix, Arizona. Dutcher was born Sept. ...

Adams — 50 years

Mike and Ann Adams, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent them at 1417 Sixth Ave. S., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Michelle Reed, of Fort Dodge; and Marc and Lori Adams, of Cadet, Missouri. They have six grandsons. Ann Lyons ...

Olson — 40 years

Jim and Rhonda Olson, of Coalville, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. Their family includes Tabitha and Chris Johnson, of Fort Dodge; Michael and Chasity Olson, of Coalville; and Jamie and Aaron Campbell, of Fort Dodge. They have six grandchildren. They were married ...

Sullivan — 90 years old

Bob Sullivan, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Thursday. Cards may be sent to him at 728 14th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Sullivan was born Sept. 7, 1927 in Fort Dodge. He graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High in 1945. He is retired from Colonial Heating and Sheet ...

Jennifer and Glenn Yenger

Yenger — 50 years

Glenn and Jennifer Yenger, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent to them at 2734 N. 15th Place, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Russell Yenger, Indianola; Jason and Amber Yenger, Shawnee, Kansas; Staci and Jason Laird, of Fort ...