Birthdays and Anniversaries

Willard Lundberg

Lundberg — 90 years old

Willard Lundberg, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Lehigh, will celebrate his 90th birthday Tuesday. Cards may be sent to him at 712 Kenyon Road, Apt. 104, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes David and Carole Lundberg, of Longmont, Colorado; Beth Lundberg, of Fort Dodge; and Jane ...

Carolyn Sanders

Sanders — 75 years old

Carolyn Sanders, of Fort Dodge, celebrated her 75th birthday on Jan. 27. Cards may be sent to her at 629 Central Ave., Apt. 502, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Carolyn Ratcliff was born Jan. 27, 1943, in Webster City. She graduated from Eagle Grove High School. She is retired.

Peggy and Austin Mallinger

Mallinger — 70 years

Austin and Peggy Mallinger, of St. Paul, Minnesota, formerly of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to them at 225 Frank St., #345, St. Paul, MN 55106. Their family includes Jane and Kurt Williamson, of St. Paul, Minnesota; Dan and ...

Gerald and Sharon Dunn

Dunn — 50 years

Gerald and Sharon Dunn, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Jan. 26. Cards may be sent to them at 2941 15th Ave. N.E., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Ryan Dunn, of Springfield, Illinois; and Natalie Dunn, of Fort Dodge. They have six ...

Jean and Willie Schmidt

Schmidt — 75 years

Willie and Jean Schmidt, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 728 14th Ave. N., Room 506, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Terryl Schmidt and Gary and Cathy Schmidt. They have five grandchildren, eight ...

Tom and Lisa Sefcik

Sefcik — 40 years

POCAHONTAS — Tom and Lisa Sefcik, of Pocahontas, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Oct. 29, 2017. Their family includes Tighe and Liz Sefcik, of Lakeland, Florida; Brad and Angie Sefcik, of Marion; Scott Sefcik, of Humboldt; Stephanie Sefcik, of Pueblo, Colorado; and Sara and ...

Twins Mary Des Jardins and Richard Rasmussen

Twins Des Jardins and Rasmussen — 90 years old

WEBSTER CITY — Mary Des Jardins and her twin brother Richard Rasmussen, both of Webster City, are celebrating their 90th birthdays today. Cards may be sent to them at: Mary Des Jardins, 915 Prospect St., Apt. 2 N., Webster City, Iowa 50595; Richard Rasmussen, 1720 Lynx Ave., Apt. 208, ...

Martha Hill

Hill — 90 years old

STANHOPE — Martha Hill, of Stanhope, will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 28, at the Stanhope Community Center. Cards may be sent to her at 435 Grace St., P.O. Box 208, Stanhope, IA 50246. Her family includes Rich and Teri Hill of Lyons, ...

Roger Graham

Graham — 80 years old

Roger Graham, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Jan. 29. Cards may be sent to him at 1615 Wraywood Drive, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife Janet; Dawn Dencklau, of Fort Dodge; Stephanie Harvey, of Renwick; and Katie Tews, of Ogden. He has nine ...

Joel and Jody Shanks

Shanks — 40 years

Joel and Jody Shanks, of Fort Dodge, are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. Their family includes Jason Shanks, of Fort Dodge; Nathan and Sarah Platt, of Newhall; and Chad and Kristan Giddings, of Fort Dodge. They have three grandchildren. Jody Lindner and Joel Shanks were ...

Tom and Lisa Sefcik

Sefcik — 40 years

POCAHONTAS — Tom and Lisa Sefcik, of Pocahontas, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Oct. 29, 2017. Their family includes Tighe and Liz Sefcik, of Lakeland, Florida; Brad and Angie Sefcik, of Marion; Scott Sefcik, of Humboldt; Stephanie Sefcik, of Pueblo, Colorado; and Sara and ...

Geneva Hiveley

Hiveley — 90 years old

Geneva Hiveley, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the First Covenant Church fellowship hall, 201 Ave. H. Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 772, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes three children, 14 grandchildren and ...

Robert Gruver

Gruver — 90 years old

WINTERSET — Robert Gruver, of Winterset, formerly of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Rides Bar & Grill, 723 S. 31st St. Cards may be sent to him at 2969 214th Trail, Winterset, IA 50273-8146. Gruver was born Jan. 25, 1928.

Carolyn and Marvin Poppen in 1953

Poppen — 65 years

MANSON — Marvin and Carolyn Poppen, of Manson, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Thursday. Cards may be sent to them at 5114 E. Bluefield Ave., Scottsdale, AZ 85254. Their family includes Sondra and Michael Hickman, of Scottsdale, Arizona; Craig and Nancy Poppen, of ...

Teresa and Doug 
Vratny in 1968

Vratny — 50 years

Doug and Teresa Vratny, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to them at 2615 20th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Scott Vratny, Jay Vratny, and Carrie and Brett Daniel, all of Fort Dodge. They have four ...

Barbara Baedke

Baedke — 90 years old

GOWRIE — Barbara Baedke, of Gowrie, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Friday. Her family includes Fred Baedke, of Nebraska; Frank and Carol Baedke, of Story City; Johanna Baedke, of Parkersburg; Paul Baedke, of Webster City; Lisa and Gary Zeller, of Bode; and Darryl and Melinda Baedke, ...

Gary and Patty 
Tussing

Tussing — 45 years

CLARE — Gary and Patty Tussing, of Clare, celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 1337 Johnson Ave., Clare, IA 50524. Their family includes Brian and Janel Lincoln, of Fort Dodge; and Jason Tussing, of Fort Dodge. They have five ...

Jean and Michael Miller in 1967

Miller — 50 years

DUNCOMBE — Michael and Jean Miller, of Duncombe, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 24. Cards may be sent to them at 415 Wagner St., Duncombe, IA 50532. Their family includes Shelley and Jack Bair, of Duncombe; and Shawn Miller, of Webster City. They have one ...

Bonnie Olson

Olson — 90 years

HUMBOLDT — Bonnie Olson, of Humboldt, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Dec. 24. Cards may be sent to her at 1110 12th Ave. S.W., Humboldt, IA 50548. Her family includes Lamont and Vicki Olson, of Florida; Kimbrent and Juli Olson, of Virginia; Holly Hupfer, of Colorado; Lance and ...

Richard Anderson

Anderson — 80 years old

Richard G. “Dick” Anderson, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to him at 602 Kenyon Road, Apt. 4301, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His wife Nancy is deceased. Anderson was born Dec. 23, 1937. He graduated from Gowrie High School, Fort Dodge ...