Birthdays and Anniversaries


Graves — 80th

Janet Graves will celebrate her 80th birthday on Dec. 12. Join family and friends in wishing her a happy birthday

Anniversaries and Birthdays

Anniversaries: Dec. 11 Jack and Charlotte (Hokel) Farr 62 years Marshalltown Birthdays: Dec. 9 Bob Scovill 90 years Marshalltown Dec. 12 Janet Graves 80 years Marshalltown Dec. 16 Jack McCarthy 81 years State Center Dec. 19 Zeb Un Nisa Wares 50 ...


Dec. 6 Annalisa Donahey Wilmington, N.C. Dec. 6 Marjorie Beane 96 years Le Grand Dec. 9 Bob Scovill 90 years Marshalltown To Place Your Free Listing For Your Wedding, Anniversary or Birthday Call 641-753-6611 (Needed two weeks previous to event)


Nov. 28 Mary Halterman 29 years Des Moines Dec. 6 Marjorie Beane 96 years Le Grand


Scovill — 90th

The family of Bob Scovill invites friends and family to join in celebrating his 90th birthday on Dec. 9 at the Church of Christ, 1402 S. Center St., Marshalltown. A luncheon will be provided. Cards can be mailed to Bob Scovill, c/o Debbie Peck, 1417 Franklin St., Iowa City, Iowa, 52240.


Brown — 50th

Robert (Bob) and Sue (Merritt) Brown, of Laurel, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 2. They have two children and three grandchildren. Karee (Brown) Hodge married to Matthew Hodge who live in Eldridge, are parents of Grant (13) and Anna (12). Kyle Brown, of Des Moines, is the ...


Frye — 85th

Rudy Frye, of Marshalltown, will be celebrating his 85th birthday on Dec. 1. Join his children and family in wishing him a happy birthday.


Wills — 65th

Don Wills and Dona (Abney) Wills were married Nov. 15, 1952, at the First United Methodist church in Marshalltown. The couple will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.


Friis — 95th

Eldon Friis, originally of Marathon and formerly of Marshall County, now of Las Vegas, Nev., will celebrate his 95th birthday on Nov. 29. A card shower is planned with congratulations being sent to: 1251 S. Cimarron Road, Apt. 65, Las Vegas, Nev., 89117-8333.


Nov. 23 Becky Suchan 74 years Melbourne Nov. 24 Payton Williams 13 years Gilman


Niehouse — 60th

Ken and Anita Niehouse will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Nov. 10. The family is inviting friends and relatives to join in the celebration from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the First Congregational Church, 312 W. Main St., Marshalltown.

Jim Jelsma

Jelsma — 90th

Jim Jelsma, of Eldora, will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Nov. 7. The family of Jelsma is requesting a card shower in honor of his birthday. Cards may be sent to: Care Initiatives, 1510 22nd Street, Eldora, Iowa, 50627.


Nov. 5 Vernon and Wilma Parizek 65 years Elberon


Parizek — 65th

Vernon and Wilma Parizek will be celebrating their 65th Wedding Anniversary! An open house is planned from 1-3 p.m. on Nov. 5. It will be at the Elberon Community Center, 106 Main St. Friends and acquaintances are invited to attend this special occasion.


Sears — 50th

Pat Sears and Marilyn Kemble were married on Oct. 21, 1967, at St. Jude’s Catholic Church in Cedar Rapids. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house for family and friends hosted by their children: James (Melissa) Sears and Missy (Lance) Butcher at the Montour ...

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John and Carol Luthe

John and Carol Luthe, of Marshalltown, were married 30 years ago on Oct. 16, 1987, at the First United Methodist Church. To make it a doubly special day, Carol will be turning 80 on their anniversary.

Anniversaries & Birthdays

Anniversaries: Oct. 10 Andy Heintz and Sara Jordan-Heintz 2 years Marshalltown Birthdays: Oct. 13 Robert M. Allen 90 years Marshalltown

Robert Allen

Allen — 90th

Robert M. Allen, of Marshalltown, will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Oct. 13. To commemorate this special occasion, cards can be sent to Robert at 206 Taft St., Marshalltown, Iowa, 50158-5466.