Plagge — 80 years old

LaVern Plagge

LaVern Plagge, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Saturday.

Cards may be sent to him at 712 Kenyon Road, No. 312, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

His family includes his wife Mary; Mike and Sarah Plagge, of Fort Dodge; Craig Plagge, of Fort Dodge; and Tim and Kris Plagge, of Cedar Falls. He has four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Plagge was born April 27, 1939, at Mapleton. He graduated from Mapleton High School in 1957. He worked as the parts manager at Gibbs Cook-Caterpillar, Jim’s Floor Covering and retired from Lowy Distributing as district sales manager.