Birthdays and Anniversaries

Selander — 85 years old

Barbara Selander, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Gowrie, will celebrate her 85th birthday on March 20. Cards may be sent to her at 420 Kenyon Road, Fort Dodge, IA 50501 Her family includes her husband Kenneth, Linda Selander, of Merriam, Kansas; Donna and Randy Sennert, of Storm Lake; and ...

Burmeister — 80 years old

Jerome (Jerry) Burmeister, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Friday. Cards may be sent to him at 2059 219th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife, Rose; Katrina and Brian, Cyndi and Brad, Ethan and Erin, Alissa and Andrews, and Emily and Justin. He has ...

Carlson — 90 years old

STRATFORD — Violet Carlson, of Stratford, will celebrate her 90th birthday on March 17. Cards may be sent to her at 1250 Highway 175, Apt. 210, Stratford, IA 50249. Her family includes Larry Carlson, of Vincent; Sandra Nelson, of Melbourne; and Sharon Bergman, Steve Carlson and Raymond ...

Selander — 85 years old

Barbara Selander, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Gowrie, will celebrate her 85th birthday on March 20. Cards may be sent to her at 420 Kenyon Road, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Her family includes her husband Kenneth, Linda Selander, of Merriam, Kansas; Donna and Randy Sennert, of Storm Lake; and ...

Wright — 65 years

Kenny and Margaret Wright, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Rolfe, celebrated their 65th anniversary Feb. 28. Cards may be sent to them at 2644 Third Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Jerry Wright, Al and Carrie Wright, and Kevin and Jeanette Wright. They have five ...

Witt — 50 years

Douglas and Susan Witt, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. March 16 at Olde Boston’s, 809 Central Ave. Cards may be sent to them at 2017 Second Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Laurie and Mark Sharpe, of ...

Mallinger — 85 years old

CLARE — Leo Mallinger, of Clare, will celebrate his 85th birthday today. Cards may be sent to him at 1571 Easter Ave., Clare, IA 50524. His family includes his wife Joan, Mary Romoser, of Iowa; Marsha Condon, of Iowa; Dan Mallinger, of Illinois; Dave Mallinger, of Minnesota; Michelle ...

Moore — 100 years old

John “Andy” Moore, of Fort Dodge, celebrated his 100th birthday on Feb. 18. Cards may be sent to him at 2400 Sixth Ave. N., Room 315, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes John Moore Jr., of Cordes Lakes, Arizona; Doug and Charlotte Moore, of Wichita, Kansas; Pat and Sharon ...

Olmstead — 85 years old

John Olmstead, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 85th birthday on March 4. Cards may be sent to him at 1125 S. 24th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501 His family includes Danita Burbank and Mark Alcorn, and John Olmstead, all of Fort Dodge. He has three grandchildren and seven ...

Wilson — 90 years old

DUNCOMBE — LuVerna Wilson, of Duncombe, will celebrate her 90th birthday on March 4. Cards may be sent to her at 707 Walnut St., Duncombe, IA 50532.

Uhlenkamp — 40 years

Pam and Ed Uhlenkamp, of Fort Dodge, are celebrating their 40th anniversary today. Cards may be sent to 1454 Lakewood Court, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Pam Pedersen and Ed Uhlenkamp were married on Feb. 24, 1979.

Hartman — 80 years old

MANSON — Mary Lou Hartman, of Manson, formerly of Palmer, celebrated her 80th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to Good Samaritan Society — Manson, 1402 Main St., Manson, IA 50563. Her family includes Melinda and Paul Habben, Palmer; Dale and Kelly Hartman, Britt; and ...

Sytsma —80 years old

HARCOURT — Phyllis Sytsma, of Harcourt, will celebrate her 80th birthday on March 4. Cards may be sent to 209 W. Third St., Harcourt, IA 50544 Her family includes Kim and Dan Breen, of Waterville, Ohio; Kris Atkins, of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; Kevin and Mia Sytsma, of North Las Vegas, ...

Becker — 80 years old

Sharol Kay Becker, of Fort Dodge, is celebrating her 80th birthday today. Cards may be sent to 23585 237th Ave., Fort Dodge. IA 50501. Her family includes Jess and Lori Becker, of Fort Dodge; Dave and Brenda Becker, of Duncombe; and Bobby Becker, of Fort Dodge. She has three grandchildren and ...

Lilly — 50 years

Darrel and Jolene Lilly of Fort Dodge will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 1404 D St.West, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Sarah and Chad Erwin, of Hinsdale, Illinois. They have three granddaughters. Darrel Lilly and Jolene ...

Naeve — 50 years

HUMBOLDT — Gary and Jeannie Naeve, of Humboldt, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 1410 N. 10th Ave., Humboldt, IA 50548. Their family includes Russ and Angela Naeve, of Gilmore City; Dave and Janell Rittgers, of Rolfe; and Rod and ...

Rummel — 70 years

CLIVE — Darwin and Darlene Rummel, of Clive, formerly of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Feb. 20. Cards may be sent to them at 12605 Woodlands Parkway, Apt. 152, Clive, IA 50325. Their family includes Jerry Rummel, Rick and LaVonne Rummel, Cindy Wheeler, ...

Bowman — 85 years old

CLARE — Ernest Bowman, of Clare, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Thursday. Cards may be sent to him at 1634 Fairbanks Ave., Clare, IA 50524-7591. His family includes his wife, Joanne; JoLynn and Stan Greene; Steven and Gail Bowman; Debra and Dan Clinton; Mark and Stephanie Bowman; ...

Palmer — 90 years old

DES MOINES — Max O. Palmer, of Des Moines, formerly of Rockwell City and Gowrie, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Feb. 18. Cards may be sent to him at Scottish Rite Park, 2909 Woodland Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312. His family includes Ned and Colleen Palmer, of Gowrie; Polly and ...

Rieken — 90 years old

DAYTON — Julia Rieken, of Dayton, will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 1 to 3 p.m. Feb. 10 at the United Methodist Church, Dayton. Snow date is Feb. 17. Cards may be sent to her at 102 Grandview Ave., Apt. 201, Dayton, IA 50530. Her family includes Brinda Griggs, of ...