Birthdays and Anniversaries

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 ...

Cline — 64th

Mr. and Mrs. Harold W. Cline, of Marshalltown, will be celebrating their 64th anniversary. Harold Cline and Ardell Jackson were married on July 29, 1951, at the First United Methodist Church in Marshalltown.The couple has one daughter, Cindy (Galen Pille) Harrison, two grandchildren: Melissa ...

Gage — 50th

Childhood sweethearts, Vern and Connie (Weller) Gage, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 18.They were married at the First Evangelical-UB Church in Marshalltown.Vern and Connie are the parents of Robb (Amy) Gage, of Gilman, and Kris Balvanz, of Marshalltown. They have three ...

Freeborn — 40th

Stan and Danita (Kinder) Freeborn were married July 12, 1975, in Gilman. To celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary, their family is throwing a card shower. Cards may be sent to PO Box 155 Laurel, IA 50141.Stan and Danita have two daughters; Lindsay (Jeff) Kerch, of Goldfield, and Lisa ...

Brandt — 50th

John and Jan Brandt, of Sherman, Texas, formerly of Marshalltown, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 9. They were married July 9, 1965 in LaMoille at the Congregational Church.Jan (Legg) originally from Marshalltown is a retired realtor, being licensed in both Iowa and ...

Schiebel — 50th

Childhood sweethearts Alan and Pat (Harmon) Schiebel celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. The couple was married at the Conrad United Methodist Church on June 20, 1965. They have two children Lynnly and Erin.Lyn is married to Jim Evans. They live in Iowa Falls with their three ...

White — 65th

The Anita and Mike, Ron and Rowena, Gary and Cathy and families of Ralph (Red) and Virginia (Goecke) White invite friends to participate in a card shower of anniversary wishes for their 65th wedding anniversary.They were married June 3, 1950, at First United Methodist Church in Marshalltown. ...

Thompson – 70th

Thomas (T.R.) and Evelyn Thompson, of Marshalltown, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on June 8.Thomas R. Thompson and Evelyn Marie Muckler were married on June 8, 1945, in Gilman, at the home of her aunt, Elizabeth Fanton, before Thomas left for military service. After serving, ...

Long — 50th

Kenneth and Patricia Long will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 21. A card shower is being thrown in their honor with well wishes being sent to: 2621 Reed Ave., Marshalltown, Iowa, 50158.