Birthdays and Anniversaries

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, ...

Walsh — 80 years old

MOORLAND — Onalee Walsh, of Moorland, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Tuesday. Cards may be sent to 2155 Furrow Ave., Moorland, IA 50566. Her family includes children, Steve Walsh, of Moorland; Cindy Walsh, of Skokie, Illinois; and Joanne and Vijay Malleta, of Skokie, Illinois. She ...

Fair — 70 years

MANSON — Bud and Angie Fair, of Manson, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with an open house from noon to 5 p.m. on Saturday at the Lion’s Den, 731 Exposition Drive. Cards may be sent to 1058 180th St., Manson, IA 50563. Their family includes Tess and Mike Cauvan, ...

Kehoe — 60th

CALLENDER — Paul and Beverly Kehoe, of Callender, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. July 1 at the Heartland Community Center, Gowrie. Cards may be sent to them at 1706 300th St., Callender, IA 50523. Their family includes Steve Kehoe, of ...

Amdahl — 50 years

EAGLE GROVE — Myron and Jana Amdahl, of Eagle Grove, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 9. Cards of congratulations may be sent to them at 1310 W. Broadway St., Eagle Grove, IA 50533. Jana Johnson married Myron Amdahl on June 9, 1968, at the Evangelical Lutheran Church ...

LeValley — 60 years

Dr. Gary and Joan LeValley, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. Cards may be sent to them at 1948 Stadium Drive, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Lori and Kirk VanKirk, of Perry; Sheryl and Bob Schultz, of West Simsbury, Connecticut; Kim ...

Stripling — 90 years old

LUVERNE — Margaret Stripling, of LuVerne, will celebrate her 90th birthday today. Cards may be sent to her at 302 S. Maple, LuVerne, IA 50560. Her family includes Craig and Carol Stripling of Clare; Kerry and Delaina Stripling of Mason City; and Jennifer Stripling, of LuVerne. She has ...

Judy Franzmeier will celebrate 80th birthday

PALMER — Judy Franzmeier, of Palmer, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Saturday. She is a former nurses aide who worked for 28 years at Pocahontas Community Hospital. Cards may be sent to her at 58406 290th Ave., Palmer, IA 50571. Her family includes her husband, Merle Franzmeier; ...

Stevens — 50 years

LENEXA, Kans. — Linda and Paul Stevens celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to 14719 W. 79th Terrace, Lenexa, KS 66215. Their family includes Jenny and Andy Volanakis, of New Canaan, Connecticut; Molly and Travis Templeton, of Olathe, Kansas; and Jon ...

Block — 50 years

MANSON — Robert and Barbara Block, of Manson, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Thursday. They will have an open house from 3 to 7 p.m. on June 30 at the MAC Center in Manson. Cards may be sent to them at P.O. Box 7, Manson, IA 50563. Their family includes Beth and Danny ...

Nelsons — 50 years

BADGER — Selmer and Hazel Nelson, of Badger, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 311 First St. SW, Apt. C2, Badger, IA 50516. Their family includes Tamara Porter, of Fort Dodge. They have one grandchild and two ...

Steigleder — 50 years

HUMBOLDT — Fred and Monnie Steigleder, of Humboldt, celebrated their 50th anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 702 Eighth St. S., Humboldt, IA 50548. Their family include Tammy and Jason Sanders of Clive, and Troy and Amy Steigleder of Libertyville. They have five ...

Werling — 50 years

INDEPENDENCE — Edward and Connie Werling. of Independence, will celebrate their 50th anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on June 30 at the American Legion in Quasqueton. Cards may be sent to them at 2602 Parrish Ave., Independence, IA 50544. Their family includes Jeff and ...

Schmoker — 90 years old

Louise Schmoker, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 90th birthday today. Cards may be sent to her at 2708 N. 25th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes Ann McBride. She has three grandsons and 11 great-grandchildren. Her husband Ernest is deceased. Schmoker and her husband ...

Alig — 90 years old

PALMER — Eileen Alig, of Palmer, will celebrate her 90th birthday Monday. Cards may be sent to her at P.O. Box 2, Palmer, IA 50571. Her family includes seven children, 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Alig worked several years as a CNA for the Good Samaritan Home in ...

Carberry — 85 years old

IOWA CITY — Coleen Wagner Carberry, of Iowa City will celebrate her 85th birthday on June 30. Cards may be sent to her at 248 Woolf Ave., Iowa City, IA 52722.

Doughty — 90 years old

Cleo Doughty, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday at the home of Dave Doughty and Stephanie Lacina, 2666 190th St. Attendees are asked to bring copies of any pictures of him and share stories. Cards may be sent to him at 1536 ...

Winkler — 95 years old

LAURENS — Ben Winkler, of Laurens, will celebrate his 95th birthday with an open house from noon to 3 p.m. on June 24 at the West Iowa Bank in Laurens. Cards may be sent to him at 311 S. First St., Laurens, IA 50554. He was born on June 26, 1923, in Schaller. He graduated from high ...

Bratland — 40 years

EUGENE, Ore. — Steve and Marilyn Bratland, of Eugene, Oregon, will celebrate their 40th anniversary today. Cards may be sent to them at 827 Tivoli St., Eugene, OR 97404. Steven Bratland and Marilyn Wurr were married June 10, 1978, at St. Olaf Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge.