Birthdays and Anniversaries

Handorf — 50th Anniversary

The family of Lynn and Claire Handorf would like to announce their parents’ 50th wedding anniversary on June 13. The family includes children Tim and Danae Handorf, Matt and Denise Kemp, Tom and Mary Handorf; grandchildren: Gabe, Cael and Karys Handorf, Carter and Abigail Kemp, Max and ...

Lyle — 50th

Calvin and Rosemary (Dones) Lyle, of Haverhill, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 27. They have three sons and 11 grandchildren. Kurt and Mellissa Lyle live in Nauvoo, Ill., and have four children. Patrick and Amie Lyle live in Storm Lake and have three children. Dohn and ...

Feltz — 60th

The family of James and Sharon Johnson would like to announce their parents’ 60th wedding anniversary on April 12. The family includes children Kay and Joe Feltz, Kent and Marcia Johnson, Karen and Paul Hammers; grandchildren: Luke and Ashlee Higgins, Kelsey and Donnie Box, Daniel Feltz, Zach ...

Sunkenberg — 90th

Lula Joyce Booth Sunkenberg was born April 14, 1928, during the depression, in Cherokee to James and Lottie Booth and will be celebrating her 90th birthday this year. Their family had a hard time as did many others. She spent most of her life working to help with the family expenses. She ...

Paper — 50th

With praise and thanks to God, the children of John and Janella Jo (Edler) Paper announce their parent’s 50th wedding anniversary. The family invites the public to come for an Open House in their honor on April 8 from 1-3 p.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church at 607 Third St. SW, in State ...

Mooty — 90th

Helene Mooty is observing her 90th birthday on March 24. No family celebration is planned, however, cards would be welcome. To help make this a special celebration send cards to: Helene Mooty, 25089 250th St., Grundy Center, Iowa, 50638-8510.

Wilson — 70th

Dale and Lois Wilson will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on March 28. An open house celebration to honor this occasion will be from 1:30-3:30 p.m. on March 24 at Our Savior Lutheran Church, 3001 S. Sixth St., Marshalltown. The couple requests no gifts please, just the pleasure of ...

Rodgers — 40th

Mark and Phyllis Rodgers, of Garwin, will celebrate 40 years of marriage on March 18. They met in 1977 in Garwin while coaching little league softball and baseball. They were married on March 18, 1978, in Phyllis’s hometown of Montezuma. The couple have three children. A son, James Rodgers, ...

This week’s Birthdays

March 10 Tammy Cowell Marshalltown March 15 Denise Bringmann 31 years Gilman

Thompson — 50th

Dale and Glenda Thompson will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on March 2. They were married March 2, 1968 in Huntsville, Ala. Children include: Steve Thompson (Jenny), Terry Thompson (Clarissa) and Lisa Sinnwell (Mike); five grandchildren and two step-grandchildren. There will ...

Anderly — 100th

On Jan. 22, Gertrude Anderly joins the ever-growing population of Centenarians as she prepares to celebrate her 100th birthday with a family gathering on Jan. 14 hosted by her daughter-in-law and granddaughters. There will also be a celebration hosted by the Bickford Cottage on Jan. 22 for ...

Oetker — 90th

Earl J. Oetker will celebrate his 90th birthday on Jan. 21. Family and friends invite the community to join in wishing him a Happy Birthday. Cards may be mailed to Earl J. Oetker, 2663 Marsh Ave., Haverhill, Iowa, 50120.


Jan. 15 Madonna McCarthy 75 years State Center Marshalltown Jan. 17 Bonnie Mason 93 years Sherman, Texas Pauline Kinder 95 years Marshalltown

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