Birthdays and Anniversaries


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.

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 ...

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

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.

Whaley — 50th

Brenda (Nuese) Whaley and Jim Whaley will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 14. Their children and grandchildren will be honoring them with an open house at their home, 1740 Oaks Ave., Marshalltown, that day from 4-7 p.m. All family and friends are welcome. Brenda and Jim ...

Nagle — Bledsoe

Deb Nagle Hinds and Norm DeSerano, of Waterloo, and Mr. and Mrs. Mark Nagle, of Washburn, are announcing the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter Brenda Mae Nagle, to Jordan Jeffry Bledsoe, son of Jenny and Andy Bledsoe, of Gladbrook. Brenda is currently completing her ...