Hiracheta — 90th birthday

Valentine Hiracheta

Valentine “Deano” Hiracheta, of Fort Dodge, celebrated his 90th birthday on Friday.

Cards may be sent to him at 2736 Second Ave. N., Fort Dodge IA 50501.

He was born on Feb. 14, 1930, in Iowa and lived most his life in Fort Dodge. He married Carmella Sotelo from Albert Lea, Minnesota. They moved to the Quad Cities in the 1950s but returned to Iowa in 1988. They were married for 50 years when his wife died in 2004.


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