Walrod — 80th birthday
EAGLE GROVE — Carole J. Walrod, of Eagle Grove, is celebrating her 80th birthday on Nov. 8.
Birthday wishes may be sent to her via Facebook.
Her family includes Greg and Beverly Grote, Deb Aswegan and Lynn and Scott White. She has four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Carole Weideman was born on Nov. 8, 1940, in Pomeroy. She graduated from Pomeroy High School in 1957. She married Galen Grote in 1958 and they moved to Vinton in 1961, where they raised their family until moving back to the Fort Dodge area in 1978. They were divorced in 1983. She married Jack Walrod in 1987 and they moved to Marion, North Carolina, where she worked for Columbia Carolina until her retirement. He passed away in 2009 and she moved to Eagle Grove in 2011. She spent several years in the Sweet Adelines.