Gumm — 90 years old

Betty Gumm

Betty Gumm, of Spirit Lake, formerly of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Nov. 21.

Cards may be sent to her at 79 Cortez Way, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931.

Her family includes Steve and Mary Gumm, of Pine, Colorado; Tom and Jodi Gumm, of West Des Moines; Deb and Tim Orness, of West Des Moines; and Georgia Gumm, of Fort Dodge. She has 11 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren. Her husband Doc Gumm, and son Dan Gumm are deceased.

Betty West was born Nov. 21, 1927, at Fort Dodge. She attended Fort Dodge Senior High and Junior College. She worked in management for J.C. Penney’s for 25 years. She has retired to Okoboji and Fort Myers Beach, Florida, in the winter.