Birthdays and Anniversaries

Mickey and Phyllis Halverson

Halverson — 65 years

Mickey and Phyllis Halverson, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent to them at 19893 225th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Bernie and Jody Halverson; Wanda and Steve Hart; Danny Halverson; and Terry and Erin ...

Robert Jacobson

Jacobson — 90 years old

HUMBOLDT — Robert Jacobson, of Humboldt, celebrated his 90th birthday on Oct. 14. Cards may be sent to him at 1701 10th Ave. N., Apt. 108, Humboldt, IA 50548. His family includes Tom and Mare Jacobson, of Riverside; Cheryl and Craig Lyon, of Ames; and Sondra and Jim Dyer, of ...

Darrell Ackerman

Ackerman — 85 years old

Darrell Ackerman, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Blairsburg, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Monday. Cards may be sent to him at 108 Regency West Court, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Ackerman was born Oct. 16, 1932.

Delmar Thoel

Thoel — 80 years old

MANSON — Delmar Thoel, of Manson, will celebrate his 80th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the Fellowship Hall of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Manson. Cards may be sent to him at 1120 16th St., Manson, IA 50563. Thoel was born at home on Oct. 10, 1937. He ...

Irene Johnson

Johnson — 100 years old

Irene Johnson, of North Little Rock, Arkansas, formerly of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 100th birthday on Thursday. Cards may be sent to her at 1 Parkstone Circle, Apt. 505, North Little Rock, AR 72116. Johnson was born Oct. 5, 1917, at Berkley. She graduated from Cooper High. She ...

Elwin Hodges

Hodges — 90 years old

HUMBOLDT — Elwin Hodges, of Humboldt, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to him at 312 Second St. N., Humboldt, IA 50548. Hodges was born Oct. 4, 1927. His wife of 68 years, Ramona, passed away on Feb. 3 of this year.

Darrell Becker

Becker — 90 years old

Darrell Becker, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to him at 1347 S. 28th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife Viola; and Kevin and Penny Becker. He has three grandchildren. Becker was born Oct. 7, 1927, at Stanhope. He ...

Vera Cerwick

Cerwick — 80 years old

Vera Cerwick, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Deercreek Apartments community room, 700 S. 17th St. Cards may be sent to her at 1300 S. 21st St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501 Her family includes Leta and James Koll, William and ...

Koeppen — 60 years

ROCKWELL CITY — Neil and Loretta Koeppen, of Rockwell City, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 28. Cards may be sent to them at 215 N. Third St., Rockwell City, IA 50579. Their family includes Brian and Carrie McKigney, of Mason City; Curtis Koeppen, of Jolley; and Arnie ...

Dorothea and Bruce Watnem

Watnem — 60 years

HUMBOLDT — Bruce and Dorothea Watnem, of Humboldt, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 120 Country Club Drive, Humboldt, IA 50548. Their family includes Dan and Lynn Watnem, of Siesta Key, Florida; Deb Watnem and Steve Clark, of ...

Jack and Gloria Streff

Streff — 50 years

Jack and Gloria Streff, of Fort Dodge, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Monday. Cards may be sent to them at 1583 Nelson Ave., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes John and Katie Streff, of West Des Moines, and Mark and Andrea Wertz of Fort Dodge. They have eight ...

Thola and John Satern

Satern — 50 years

HUMBOLDT — John and Thola Satern, of Humboldt, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at Oxbow Lodge in Humboldt. Cards may be sent to them at 1102 Ninth Ave. S.W., Humboldt, IA 50548. The couple was married on Sept. 23, 1967, at ...

Joe and Betty McBride

McBride — 65 years

Joe and Betty McBride, Sr., of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Their family includes John McBride, Pam McBride, Steve McBride, Deb Brown, and Joe McBride, Jr. They have nine grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. Betty Walker and John ...

Larson — 70 years

EAGLE GROVE — Les and Esther Larson, of Eagle Grove, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 24 at the Eagle Grove Evangelical Lutheran Church. Cards may be sent to them at 2940 Buchanan Ave, Eagle Grove, IA 50533. Their family includes ...

Lou Ann  and Donald Habben

Habben — 60 years

MANSON — Donald and Lou Ann Habben, of Manson, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Sept. 24, 2017. Cards may be sent to them at 739 15th St., Manson, IA 50563. Their family includes Kent and Milissa Bailey of Webster City; and Doug Habben, of Manson. They have four ...

Mary  and Gerald Bruening today

Bruening — 50 years

Gerald and Mary Bruening of Fort Dodge, formerly of Breda-Remsen, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 9. Cards may be sent to them at 2220 146th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Bryon and Jennifer Bruening, of Wichita, Kansas; Holly and Cory Ranney, of ...

Marilyn  and Kenneth Daniels today

Daniels – 60 years

DUNCOMBE — Kenneth and Marilyn Daniels, of Duncombe, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to them at 2973 250th St., Duncombe, IA 50532. Their family includes Deb and Dan Barhrenfuss, Steve Daniels, Terry Daniels, and Jeff and Kim Daniels, all ...

Olson — 35 years

Dennis and Kathy Olson, of Fort Dodge, celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary on Sept. 4. Their family includes Bryan and Melissa Olson, of Cedar Falls; Adam and Kirsten Olson, of Fort Dodge; and Richard and Laura Sanchez, of Fort Dodge. They have four grandchildren. Kathleen Miller ...

Lawrence Davis

Davis — 90 years old

GILMORE CITY — Lawrence Davis, of Gilmore City, will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at the VFW in Dakota City. Cards may be sent to him at 2346 Colorado Ave., Gilmore City, IA 50541. His family includes his wife Lois; Yvonne Uithoven, ...

Peterson — 90 years old

CALLENDER — Paul Peterson, of Callender, celebrated his 90th birthday on Sept. 13. Cards may be sent to him at P.O. Box 166, Callender, IA 50523. His family includes his wife Betty; Kent and Kim Peterson, Kevin and Jan Peterson, Rachel Peterson, Linda Peterson, Sue and Greg Anderson, ...