Birthdays and Anniversaries

Byriel — 80 years old

LYTTON — Ellis Byriel, of Lytton, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Aug. 8. Cards may be sent to him at Box 182, Lytton, IA 50561. His family includes wife of 59 years, Nelma; Bruce and Tracie Byriel, of Colfax; Bart and Barb Byriel, of Estherville; and Brenda and Randy Martin, of ...

Nore — 50 years

DUNCOMBE — Gale and Vivian Nore, of Duncombe, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 2390 Poplar Ave., Duncombe, IA 50532. Their family includes Greg Nore, of Adel; Tonya Nore, of Fort Dodge; and Tammy and Derrick Walker, of Des Moines. They have ...

Lee — 60 years

Larry and Joanne Lee, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on July 29 in the Tompkins Celebration Center at Friendship Haven. Cards may be sent to them at 712 Kenyon Road, Apt. 308, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes ...

Brian — 80 years old

William D. Brian, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Rockwell City, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to 1522 12th Ave. SW, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife of 47 years, Bonnie Brian; Troy and Tina Leonard, of Fort Dodge; Tammy Pallos, of Fort ...

PeCoy — 90 years old

ROCKWELL CITY — Ruth PeCoy, of Rockwell City, will celebrate her 90th birthday on July 31. Cards may be sent to her at 2712 Preston Ave., Rockwell City, IA 50579. Her family includes Gail and Joan Cripe, of Jolley; and Karyn and Paul Juilfs, of Pomeroy. She has nine grandchildren, 23 ...

Teague — 85 years old

OTHO — Darlene Teague, of Otho, celebrated her 85th birthday on Friday. An open house will be held from noon to 3 p.m. today at the Otho Community Center. Cards may be sent to her at 523 S. Highway St., Otho, IA 50569. Teague’s family includes Randy Teague, of Colorado; Renee ...

Crouse — 60 years

TWIN LAKES — Duane (Bill) and Shirley Crouse, of Twin Lakes, will celebrate their 60th anniversary on July 26. Cards may be sent to them at 5911 Ocean Court, Rockwell City, IA 50579. Their family includes Jeff and Amy Crouse, of Fort Dodge, and Steven Crouse, of Lytton. They have ...

Johnson — 95 years old

Don E. Johnson, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 95th birthday on July 23. Cards may be sent to him at 602 Kenyon Road, Apt. 4300, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. An open house will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on July 25, in the Kenyon Place Fireside room of Friendship Haven. His family includes ...

Mickelson — 90 years old

DUNCOMBE — Betty Mickelson celebrated her 90th birthday on Thursday. An open house will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on July 22 at Washington Lutheran Church in Duncombe. Cards may be sent to her at 3337 190th St., Duncombe, IA 50532. Her family includes Brian and Debbie Mickelson, ...

Poppens — 85 years old

MANSON — Marvin and Carolyn Poppen are celebrating their 85th birthdays. His birthday was May 28 and her birthday is Wednesday. Cards may be sent to them at 1103 Sixth Ave., Manson, IA 50563. Their family includes Sondra and Michael Hickman, of Scottsdale, Arizona; Craig and Nancy ...

Strobel — 80 years old

NEWTON — Eleanore Strobel, of Newton, celebrated her 80th birthday on July 13. Cards may be sent to her at 316 W. 10th St. S., Newton, IA 50208. Her family includes her husband, Jack Strobel; Marcia and Kevin Klingson, of Fort Dodge; and Becky and John Eggan, of Des Moines. She has two ...

Green — 99th birthday

HAMPTON — Lillian Green, of Hampton, formerly of Fort Dodge will celebrate her 99th birthday on Saturday with her family. Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 154, Hampton, IA 50441. Green lived in Fort Dodge from around 1938 to the mid-1970s. She and her late husband, Charles ...

Loxterkamp — 90 years old

MARSHALL, Minn. — Rosella Loxterkamp, of Marshall, Minnesota, and formerly of Sac City, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Thursday. Cards may be sent to her at 300 S. Bruce St., Morningside Heights Care Center, Marshall, MN 56258. She was born July 12, 1928.

Pagel — 85 years old

CLARE — Virlin Pagel, of Clare, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Tuesday. Cards may be sent to h im at 1883 140th St., Clare, IA 50524. His family includes his wife of 60 years, Ginny Pagel; Joleen and Scott Green, Iowa City; Pamila and Chuck Thomas, Badger; Nancy and Don Williams, ...

Gimer — 80 years old

LOHRVILLE — Eugene Gimer, of Lohrville, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Tuesday. He is a retired law enforcement officer who served with the Jefferson County Sheriff’s department in Colorado. He was born July 10, 1938.

Bealls — 50 years

Jo Ann and Daryl Beall, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in Ireland, by renewing their wedding vows on the Aran Island of Innishmore. Cards may be sent to 1928 N. 22 St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Lora and Steve Sink, Cedar Falls; Scott and Kim ...

Johnson — 50 years

Roland and Juanita Johnson, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 29. Cards may be sent to them at 1663 Elmhust Ave, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Jeff and Jodie Johnson, of Fort Dodge; and Sara and Brent Meyer, of Fort Dodge. They have four ...

Phillips — 25 years

SAC CITY — John C. (Jack) and Jackie Phillips, of Sac City, will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on July 10. Cards may be sent to them at 215 N. 16th St., Sac City, IA 50583. Their family includes Jill Phillips, of Cherokee; Jeanette and James Bender, of Carroll; and Laura and ...

Thomas — 85 years old

FARNHAMVILLE — Gerald Thomas, of Farnhamville, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to him at PO Box 133, Farnhamville, IA 50538-0133. His family includes wife, Carol Thomas, Vicki and Allen Johnson, Farnhamville; Deb and Greg Brundage, Apache Junction, ...