Carlson — 80 years old
Loraine Carlson, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday Wednesday.
Cards may be sent to her at 2805 Sixth Ave. N., Apt. 110, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.
Her family includes her sister, LaVon Mason; nephew Wayne and Shelly Mason; and three great-nephews.
Carlson was born on May 15, 1939, in Fort Dodge. She graduated from Fort Dodge Senior High. She worked at Trinity Regional Medical Center as a registered nurse for 41 years, retiring in 2002.