Birthdays and Anniversaries

Dutcher — 60 years

Dale and Margaret Dutcher, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 18. Cards may be sent to them at their winter address, 201 S. Greenfield Road No. 326, Mesa, AZ, 85206. Their family includes Melinda and Pat Fraher, of Fort Dodge; and Sonya Dutcher, of ...

Metzger — 70 years

PALMER — Vern and Vira Metzger, of Palmer, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Wednesday. Cards may be sent to them at 410 Browning Ave., P.O. Box 54, Palmer, IA 50571. Their family includes Pam Metzger, of Fort Dodge. They have two grandchildren and four ...

Everett — 90 years old

HUMBOLDT — John W. Everett, of Humboldt, formerly of Otho, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Dec. 17. Cards may be sent to him at 1108 N. 15th St., Apt. 41, Humboldt, IA 50548. His family includes Sheila Volf, of Cave Creek, Arizona; Jackie Everett, of Humboldt; Don Everett, of ...

Howrey — 50 years and 70th birthday

ROCKWELL CITY — David and Judy Howrey, of Rockwell City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary and her 70th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the Community Center in Rockwell City. Cards may be sent to them at 316 Austin St., Rockwell City, IA ...

Tell — 90 years old

DAYTON — Marilyn Tell, of Dayton, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Tuesday. Her family includes Holly and the Rev. Warren Egebo, of Green Bay, Wisconsin; Kristen Tell, of Clive; Stuart and Terri Tell, of Mason City; Russell Tell and Marsha Peterson, of Ankeny. She has eight ...

Humphrey — 80 years old

Barbara Humphrey, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Dec. 10. Cards may be sent to her at 228 Ave. O West, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Randy Humphrey, of Fort Dodge; Laura and Randy Hanna, of Moorland; Rick Humphrey, of Fort Dodge; Larry Humphrey, of ...

Cue — 75 years

WEBSTER CITY — Glenn and Marie Cue, of Webster City, will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary on Dec. 4. Cards may be sent to them at 835 Cedar St., Webster City, IA 50595. Their family includes Julie Bock, of Fort Dodge. They have three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren ...

Klinger — 95 years old

Merle Jean Klinger, formerly of Somers and Farnhamville, will celebrate her 95th birthday on Wednesday. Cards may be sent her at to 420 Kenyon Road, Room 3202, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. She was born Nov. 28, 1923.

Brundige — 80 years old

Loretta Brundige, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to her at 1549 L St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Bill and Tina Brundige, of Beloit, Wisconsin; Laurie and Darell Lagerstrom, of Fort Dodge; Rod and Lori Brundige, of Rochester, ...

Farmer — 100 years old

PANORA — Genevieve Farmer, of Panora, will celebrate her 100th birthday on Friday. Cards may be sent to her at Panora Specialty Care, 805 E. Main, Panora, IA 50216. She was born Nov. 30, 2018

Axness — 50 years

BADGER — Terry and Beverly Axness, of Badger, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday with a family gathering. Cards may be sent to 211 Fourth St. SE, Badger, IA 50516 Their family includes Matt and Julie Axness, of Duncombe; Julie and Dean Kruger, of Hardy; Brenda and ...

Natte — 80 years old

Roger Natte, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Dec. 2. Cards may be sent to him at 2109 N. 30th Court, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife Joyce Garton-Natte; Tresia Natte of Austin, Texas, Mindy Natte Hadjis, of Cedar Rapids; Scott and Jill Gilreath, of ...

Miller — 80 years old

GOWRIE — Dale Miller, of Gowrie, will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Heartland Bank community room, Gowrie. His family includes his wife Kay; Heidi and Mark Blair, of Paton; Steve Miller and Linda Aaker, of Humboldt, South Dakota; Scott ...

Husske — 80 years old

LeRoy (Lee) Husske, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Dec. 3. Cards may be sent to him at 1310 S. 19th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes Tammy and JJ Ireland, of Fort Dodge; Tony and Barb Husske, of Elmira, Oregon; and Cory and Meghan Husske, of Fort Dodge. ...

Lampe — 90 years old

POCAHONTAS — Jim Lampe, of Pocahontas, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Thursday. Cards may be sent to him at 502 Third Ave. SW, Pocahontas, IA 50574.

Batcheller — 95 years old

Doris Batcheller, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 95th birthday on Nov. 21. Cards may be sent to her at 2721 10th Ave. N., Room 204, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Peg and Paul Whitmore, of Laurie, Missouri, and Jim and Sandy Batcheller, of Fort Dodge. She has seven ...

Gapp — 80 years old

WEBSTER CITY — Jim Gapp, of Webster City, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Nov. 18 with an open house from 1 to 3:30 p.m. at The Bridge in Webster City. Cards may be sent to him at 107 Southfield Drive, Webster City, IA 50595. His family includes his wife, Sandy Gapp, and Tina and ...

Grady — 75 years old

Ronald L. Grady, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 75th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to him at 1705 Madison Ave., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes wife Arla; Michael and Andrea Grady, of Knierim; and Ty and Tonia Grady of Williams. He has four grandchildren. Grady was ...

Feeley — 40 years

Ron and Virginia Feeley, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Nov. 4. Cards may be sent to them at 1658 Floral Ave., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Shawna and Omar Jordan, of Des Moines; and Katie Feeley and Greg Davis, of Fort Dodge. They have four ...

Carlson — 65 years

GOWRIE — Francis “Sonny” and Marilyn Carlson will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Thursday. Cards may be sent to them at PO Box 185, Gowrie, IA 50543. Their family includes Randy Carlson, of Walker, Minnesota, and Lori and Larry Rankin, of Pleasantville. They have ...