Birthdays and Anniversaries

Reed — 50 years

BADGER — Bert and Rose Reed of Badger will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to PO Box 247 Badger, IA 50516 Their family includes Mindi and Jamey Hansen, of Harcourt; and Megan and Johnn Moore, of Fort Dodge. They have five grandchldren and two ...

Johnston — 50 years

WEBSTER CITY — Sue and Bruce Johnston, of Webster City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 1108 Woolsey Ave., Webster City, IA 50595. Their family includes Matt Johnston, of West Des Moines, and Sara Schmidt, of Johnston. They have ...

Williams — 60 years

ROCKWELL CITY — Raymond and Beverly Williams, of Rockwell City, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 110 E Austin St., Rockwell City, IA 50579. Their family includes Tony and Jill Williams, of Gilbert, Arizona; Lori and Stan McLean, of ...

Freed — 100 years old

Maxine Freed, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 100th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 2 at Friendship Haven Celebration Center, Fort Dodge. Cards may be sent to her at 602 Kenyon Road, Apt. 4119, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

Lindstrom — 90 years old

TWIN LAKES — Keith Lindstrom, of Twin Lakes, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Sept. 2. Cards may be sent to him at 8921 North Twin Lakes Road, Manson, IA 50563. His family includes his wife, Bobbee, Dawn and Gary Vetter, of St. Charles; Bekka Lindstrom of New York City, New York; ...

Hartzler — 60 years

OGDEN — Duane and Carolyn Hartzler, of Ogden, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. Cards may be sent to them at PO Box 353, Ogden, IA 50212. Their family includes Kris and David Van Pelt, of Ogden; Lori Johnson, of Lancaster, Missouri; Kelly Hartzler, of ...

Fortune — 80 years old

OTHO— Marvin Fortune, of Otho, will celebrate his birthday on Aug. 27. There will be an open house from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday at the Dayton Community Center, 104 First St. NW, in Dayton. Cards may be sent to him at 428 Rake St., Otho, IA 50569. His family includes Brett and Lory ...

Henrichs — 80 years old

PIONEER — Ivan Henrichs, of Pioneer, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Thursday. His family will be having a come and go card shower for him from 2 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at his home, 309 Main St., Pioneer. His mailing address is 309 Main St., Gilmore City, IA 50541. His family ...

Nanninga — 80 years old

Rae Nanninga, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Aug. 28. Cards may be sent to her at 1609 Jonathan Drive, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes John and Melissa Nanninga, of Fort Dodge; Paul Nanninga and Jaana Brunette, of Denver, Colorado; and Mary and Wayne ...

Campbell — 50 Years

EMMETSBURG — Brian and Janis Campbell of Emmetsburg will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Saturday. Cards may be sent to them at 301 Harrison St., Emmetsburg, IA 50536. Their family includes their daughter, Kim Campbell, of Emmetsburg, and two grandchildren. Janis Rikansrud and ...

Mersch — 70 years

John and Marcy Mersch, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 70th anniversary on Saturday with a reception for relatives and friends from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Corpus Christi Parish Center, 402 N. Eighth St. A Mass will follow at 4:15 p.m. Cards may be sent to them at 1431 Lainson Ave., Fort ...

Havlik — 45 years

Bill and Alice Havlik, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 45th anniversary on Aug. 20. Cards may be sent to them at 2969 15th Ave. NE, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Ivy and JC Carnelley, Fort Dodge; Jackie Godburn, Platte City, Missouri; and John and Johnna Paulson, of ...

Stanberg — 80 years old

OTHO — Eula Jean Stanberg, of Otho, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Saturday with an open house from 4 to 7 p.m. at 24118 Nelson Ave. Cards may be sent to her at 2510 Lainson Ave., Otho, IA 50569. Her family includes Dan and Terri Stanberg, of Otho; Tim Stanberg, of Fort Dodge; ...

Gormally — 95 years old

Elizabeth “Bettie” Gormally, Fort Dodge, celebrated her 95th birthday Friday. Cards may be sent to her at 1214 N. 24th Place, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her children are Carole and Ralph Delong, New Brighton, Minnesota; James Gormally, Fort Dodge; Thomas and Malayka Gormally, Seattle, ...

Crouse — 50 years

Rodney and Linda Crouse, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. and jam session at 3 p.m. on Saturday at the Northfield Church of Christ, 2933 N. 15th St. Cards may be sent to 226 Fifth Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family ...

Cross — 90 years old

WEBSTER CITY — Shirley Cross, of Webster City, will celebrate her 90th birthday today. Cards may be sent to her at 1609 Wauneta Court, Webster City, IA 50595. Her family includes David Cross, Russilyn Bever and LaVern Cross, all of Webster City.

Iles — 85 years old

ANKENY — Velma Iles, of Ankeny, formerly of the Badger/Vincent area, will celebrate her 85th birthday on Aug. 14. Cards may be sent to her at 401 S.E. Delaware Ave. No. 104, Ankeny, IA 50021. Her family includes Linda Peterson and Janet Behrens, both of Fort Dodge; Elaine and Rick ...

Coppinger — 75 years old

CLARE — John Robert Coppinger, of Clare, will celebrate his 75th birthday on Aug. 15. Cards may be sent to him at 1476 170th St., Clare, IA 50524. He was born on Aug. 15, 1943, and raised on the family farm south of Clare.

Wagner — 100 years old

Ruth Wagner, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Otho, will celebrate her 100th birthday on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to 2400 Sixth Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes her children, Gary and Jeanne Namisnik, of Rancho Cordova, California; Dennis and Nancy Wagner, of Hampton, ...

Bloom — 95 years old

MOORLAND — Bill Bloom, of Moorland, is celebrating his 95th birthday today. Cards may be sent to him at 1008 Grand Ave., Moorland, IA 50566. His family includes Mike and Marcia Bloom, of Mercedes, Texas, and Dinah Bloom, of Fort Dodge. Bloom was born July 29, 1923, in Shenandoah. He ...