Birthdays and Anniversaries

Evelyn Thompson – 90th

Evelyn Thompson, of Marshalltown, will celebrate her 90th birthday on Nov. 14. She was born Evelyn Marie Muckler, the daughter of Irvin and Mary Ahrens Muckler, on Nov. 14, 1925. She and her husband, Thomas R. "Tommy" Thompson are long-time Marshalltown residents.Evelyn has five children: Rick, ...

Eddy — 80th

Doris Eddy, of Gilman, born Nov. 26, 1935, will be celebrating her 80th birthday on Nov. 7 from 1-5 p.m. at the Laurel First Methodist Church, Laurel. No cards or gifts, just your presence is requested. Help family celebrate Eddy's 80th birthday.

Noack — 80th

Keith Noack will be celebrating his 80 years young birthday on Oct. 16. The family would like to invite friends to join in the celebration with a card shower to 405 Springfield Drive, Marshalltown, Iowa, 50158.

Times Ago

Oct. 11 10 years ago in 2005South Tama volleyball squad downed East Marshall 25-10, 25-13 and 25-9 as Alicia Hagerty led the Trojans with 12 kills, Abby Horbach had a team-high 29 assists and eight digs and Lexie Hagerty had five of the 14 team aces. 25 years ago in 1990This contingent of ...

Burchland — 90th

Jean Burchland, long-time Gilman resident, will celebrate her 90th birthday at a reception hosted by her children. All family and friends are invited to join her from 3-5 p.m. on Oct. 10 at the Seeland Park Social Center in Grinnell.

Anderson — 60th 

Ray and Sherrill Anderson will celebrate 60 years of marriage on Oct. 8. They were joined in marriage at Grace United Methodist Church in Montezuma.Ray and Sherrill were long-time residents of Union, and now reside in Eldora and Mesa, Ariz., where they enjoy spending time with family and ...

Cline — 90th

Harold W. Cline will be celebrating his 90th birthday on Sept. 28. Cline is a long time resident of Marshalltown. He and his wife, Ardell, own and operate Cline Photo in Marshalltown.Cline will celebrate his birthday with his immediate family.

Ralston — 103

Perle Ralston, of Conrad, will celebrate her 103rd birthday on Sept. 26. To honor her on this special occasion, cards may be sent to her at 511 E. Center St., Conrad, Iowa, 50621.

Mogard — 65th

Homer and Jane Mogard are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary this month. They were married on Sept. 17, 1950, in Marietta, Minn., at the Reformed Church.The couple has four sons: Kevin (Connie) Mogard, Kent (Sue) Mogard, Kraig Mogard and Kurt (Carol) Mogard. They are also blessed with ...

Paul — 60th

David and Joyce Paul, of Gilman, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 25, 1955. The family invites friends and relatives to help honor this occasion with a card shower to 10010 E. 100th St. N, Gilman, Iowa, 50106.

Christensen — 65th

Robert and Bonilyn Christensen, of Marshalltown, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Sept. 24. They were married on Sept. 24, 1950, at The Little Brown Church.They are the parents of Rob (Jeanne), of Rhodes, and Janis (Jack) Newton, of Greeley, Colo. Robert and Bonilyn also have ...

Jones — 50th

Richard and Ilene (Schuler) Jones will be celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 4. They were married in Rhodes at the United Methodist Church on Sept. 4, 1965.They are the parents of: Angela (Rodney) Geisinger, of Colo, and Michael (Chris) Jones, of Traer. Richard and Ilene also ...

Renner — 60th

Jon and Carolyn Renner celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Sept. 3. They were married in Cedar Rapids on Sept. 3, 1955.They are the parents of Biff (Cindy) Renner, of Ankeny, Jeff (Janice) Renner, of Park Rapids, Minn., and Brock (Lori) Renner, of Fairfax. Jon and Carolyn also have eight ...

Harmon — 65th

Wendell and Bonnie Harmon, of Sunrise Beach, Texas, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Aug. 27. They were married at St. Mary's Catholic Church on Aug. 27, 1951, in Marshalltown. They are the parents of Wendy Harmon (Randy) Allen, Tim (Debbie) Harmon, Scott (Terri) Harmon and ...

Feld — 50th

Don and Ruth Feld, who first met when they were working at Penney's in Marshalltown, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this month with a party at their home for their family and friends. They said "I do" on Aug. 29, 1965, at the Bethel Grove Church near Liscomb. They spent 35 years ...

Vial — 50th

Childhood friends, high school sweethearts, Lee Vial and MaryJo Martens were wed Aug. 29, 1965, during college years.Careers led them to lasting friendships in the communities of Carroll, Spencer and since 1980 in Marshalltown.They are the parents of Vicki (David Miller), Valari (Pat Beurskens) ...

Savage — 60th

David and Myrna Savage, of Le Grand, were married on Aug. 27, 1955, and are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They are the parents of Alan Savage, Jeff Savage and Deb Martin and their families.Congratulatory greetings may be sent to them at Box 398, Le Grand, Iowa, 50142.

Baum — 90th

Long-time Union resident Dorothy Twedt Baum will be celebrating her 90th birthday on Aug. 16 at the Community Church in Union from 1 to 3 p.m. The seven children born to Dorothy and her late husband Robert are hosting the open house.Karen Blair, Sandra Trittien, Nancy Lewis, Alison Sly, Robin ...

Hanzelka — 65th

Valerian (Val) J. Hanzelka and Donna Lou Hage were united in marriage 65 years ago at The Little Brown Church in Nashua, on Aug. 7, 1950.They have one son, Mark David (deceased); a daughter Valarie Jean (Godfrey) Sherriff, of Austin, Texas; a granddaughter, Dina; great grandsons: Derek and ...