Birthdays and Anniversaries

Ruge — 90 years old

Richard “Dick” Ruge will celebrate his 90th birthday on Tuesday. Cards can be sent to him at 242 10th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes Linda and Marshel Rossow, Chris and Anny Ruge, Sherrie and John Palmer, Kyle and Sherry Ruge, and Joe and Linda Ruge. He has 17 ...

Kleiss — 90 years old

HUMBOLDT — L.D. (Butch) Kleiss, of Humboldt, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Friday. Cards may be sent to him at 1110 Third Ave. S.W., Humboldt, IA 50548. His family includes daughter Sheryl Piskel and son Jeff Kleiss. He has five granchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Leon ...

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, ...

Hasty — 90 years old

CARROLL — Ruby (Jondle) Hasty, of Carroll, formerly of Otho, will celebrate her 90th brithday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. May 19 at the Otho Community Center, Otho. Cards may be sent to her at 741 Granada Road, Apt. A4, Carroll, IA 51401. Her family includes Terry and Gary ...

Walters — 90 years old

Thomas J. Walters, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday on May 18. Cards may be sent to him at 611 10th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes wife Sylvia; Diane Debruin, of Fort Dodge; Colleen Calder, of Las Vegas, Nevada; Kris and Mike Rial, of Fort Dodge; Donna ...

Halligan — 85 years old

Donald M. Halligan Sr., of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 85th birthday on Monday. Cards may be sent to him at 2797 N. Seventh St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife, Eleanor; Don and Leanne Halligan; Kevin Halligan; Kim and Richard Langholz; and Colleen and Chip ...

Klingson — 90 years old

Donald Klingson, of Fort Dodge, celebrated his 90th birthday on May 12. Cards may be sent to him at 2018 N. 29th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes wife Vivian; three daughters; five living stepchildren; and together 18 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Two ...

Poppen — 50 years

MANSON — Dean and Deborah Poppen, of Manson, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 815 21st Ave., Manson, IA 50563. Deborah Lyn Erikson and Dean Poppen were married on May 3, 1969, at Saint Margaret’s Catholic Church in Rolfe. They are ...

Klingson — 90 years old

Donald Klingson, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 90th birthday on May 12. Cards may be sent to him at 208 N. 29th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife, Vivian, three daughters, five step-children, 18 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren. Two of his step-children ...

Moline — 80 years old

BELGRADE, Mont. — Donna Moline, of Belgrade, Montana, formerly of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 80th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to her at 1030 N. River Rock Drive, Belgrade, MT 59714 Her family includes Christina and Bernie Rosch, Jewel Lea Grant, Susan and Richard ...

Kibby — 80 years old

Bill Kibby, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate his 80th birthday on Friday. Cards may be sent to him at 1040 25th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife, Mary; Kevin and Deb Kibby of Polk City; Kris and Craig Wegner, of Sergeant Bluff; Jim and Kathy Bocken, of Fort ...

Hoversten — 90 years old

ALGONA — Dorothy Hoversten, of Algona, formerly of Bode, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday. Cards may be sent to her at 412 West Kennedy, Algona, IA 50511. Her family includes Richard and Paula Hoversten, of Goodyear, Arizona; Jane and Kent Westphal, of Le Mars; Joan and ...

Kelly — 90 years old

Betty Kelly, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. on April 28 at the Corpus Christi Parish Center, 405 N. Eighth St. Her family includes Margaret Kelly, Mary Kelly, Tom and Kitty Kelly, Tricia and Bill Kikendall, Dave and Sue Kelly, and Ann ...

Plagge — 80 years old

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 ...

Wood — 50 years

Jim and Judy Wood, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on April 21. Cards may be sent to them at 2515 27th Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501 Their family includes Troy and Connie Jamieson, of Somerset, Kentucky; Shari Hughes, of Fort Dodge; Michelle and Jim Syferd, ...

Schertz — 50 years

Richard and Linda Schertz, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday. Cards may be sent to them at 1901 Second Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501. Their family includes Dianne and Art Sporrer and Jennifer Schertz. They have three grandchildren. Linda ...

Plantz — 60 years

POCAHONTAS — Danny and Joanne Plantz, of Pocahontas, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday. Cards may be sent to them at 107 Southside Drive, Pocahontas, IA 50574. Their family includes three children and five grandchildren. They were married April 18, 1959, at St. ...

Gadbury — 95 years old

KNIERIM — Joyce Gadbury, of Knierim, will celebrate her 95th birthday with an open house from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at First Covenant Church, Fort Dodge. Her family includes Donna and Jerry Pinczkowski, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Janna and James Graham, of Webster City; Allan and ...

Griep — 90 years old

SEAL BEACH, Calif. — Theresa Griep, of Seal Beach, Calif., will celebrate her 90th birthday on April 23. Cards may be sent to her at at 13200 St. Andrews Drive, B225, Seal Beach, CA 90740. Her family includes her husband, Darrel, eight children, 26 grandchildren and 29 ...

Selander — 90 years old

Kenneth Selander, of Fort Dodge, formerly of Gowrie, will celebrate his 90th birthday on Wednesday. Cards may be sent to him at 712 Kenyon Road, No. 113, Fort Dodge, IA 50501. His family includes his wife Barbara, Linda Selander, of Merriam, Kansas; Donna and Randy Sennert, of Storm ...