Mallinger — 80 years old

Deanna Lee Mallinger

Deanna Lee Mallinger, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Tuesday.

Cards may be sent to her at 3005 20th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

Her husband Eugene Mallinger and daughter Debra Mallinger Sperry are deceased.

Deanna Lee Tonkinson was born Dec. 5, 1937, at Paton. She graduated from Paton High School in 1956. She graduated from St. Joseph Mercy School of Nursing in 1959. She worked as a registered nurse at Mercy Hospital in Fort Dodge, Pocahontas Community Hospital, and Trinity Regional Medical Center (UnityPoint Health) for 40 years and is now retired.