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Pratt - Koster Eng

Pratt — Koster

Kelly Pratt and Jeff Koster announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Kelly is the daughter of Beverly Forbes and the late Dennis Pratt. The groom is the son of Ron Koster and the late Judy Koster. Kelly is a graduate of East Marshall High School and is currently employed as a dietary ...

Knight — Scurr

Knight — Scurr

Erinn Knight and Blake Scurr announce their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Keith and Carol Knight, of Moline, Ill., and Connie Scurr, of Grinnell, and Joe Scurr, of Gilman. The bride-elect is a 2011 graduate of Moline High School and a 2015 graduate of the ...


Roseland — Miller

Lori Ann Roseland and Justin Ross Miller announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. Lori is the daughter of Tim and Deleana Roseland, of Gilman, and Justin is the son of Jerry and the late Sharon Miller, of Streeter, N.D. Lori is a 2013 graduate of East Marshall High School and a 2016 ...


Johnston — Risius

Lester and Beverly Risius, of Marshalltown, and Walter and Debra Johnston, of Mechanicsville, wish to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their children, Adam Risius and Rebecca Johnston. The couple is planning a July wedding at Grace Community Church, North Liberty.

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DeWitt — 70th

Arthur and Beverly (Sietmann) DeWitt will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on June 18. They both graduated from Laurel High School and farmed for 50 years, south of Laurel, before retiring to Marshalltown. They continue to be active members of Laurel United Methodist Church. ...

Shine — 90th

Happy 90th birthday to Rose Shine of Conrad. There will be a private family celebration, but the family would also like to throw a card shower for Rose on June 12. Send to PO Box 566, Conrad, Iowa, 50621. Rose (Bogard) grew up in Marshalltown and has resided most of her years in Conrad.


Coulter — 70th

Jim and Helen (Olson) Coulter will celebrate their 70th anniversary on June 15. There were married in Gilman on June 15, 1947. Jim is retired from Fisher Controls and Helen from US West. They are Florida residents, but spend the summer at 1500 Lincoln Tower Circle #404 in Marshalltown.


Ryden — 65th

Rex and Nan Ryden, of Marshalltown, will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. Congratulate them as they celebrate on June 14 by sending cards during the month of June to: Rex and Nan Ryden, c/o Cartwright, Druker, and Ryden, 112 W. Church St., Marshalltown, Iowa, 50158.

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Matins Kiwanis Program Chair Frank Moran welcomed Heidi Draisey from the YMCA-YWCA who presented the LIVESTRONG program to the group.

LIVESTRONG program presented at Matins Kiwanis

Matins Kiwanis met Thursday morning at 6:30 a.m. in the Salvation Army building and were greeted by Tammie Frederick. After the Pledge of Allegiance and invocation the buffet breakfast was served. Token Fines were paid by Frank Moran, Don Feld, Frederick and Alan Hilleman with Happy Dollars ...

VFW Auxiliary prepares for garage sale

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary to Post 839 met on Tuesday. The meeting started at 6:30 p.m. with nine present. Tucker Schiebel’s Patriotic Art picture was displayed. Linda Tasler, president, conducted the meeting according to the ritual. General Orders were read, Pledge of ...

Marshalltown VFW reviews busy July agenda

Veterans programs involving disability benefits and military honors for deceased comrades highlighted discussions during Tuesday’s Marshalltown Veterans of Foreign Wars meeting. Pre-planning for a July 29 VFW garage sale also took up business topics. Outgoing Harry C. Harter Post 839 ...

Dan Engesser, left, and Alyce Quastad presented a program on the history of Cleaniac and how it operates today to the Kiwanis “Noon” members.

Cleaniac the topic of discussion at Kiwanis ‘Noon’

The Kiwanis Club of Marshalltown “Noon” held its regular meeting Tuesday at the American Legion Hall, 1301 S. Sixth St. President Linda Dodd Smith called the meeting to order. After the pledge to the flag, Harold Cline led a prayer. Happy Dollars were donated by Laurel Phipps, Jim Bacino ...