Birthdays and Anniversaries

Brown to celebrate 80th

Bob Brown of Webster City will celebrate his 80th birthday on Wednesday, Oct. 26.Cards and greetings may be sent to him at 1217 Nancy Lane, Webster City, IA?50595.

Abbas — 80th birthday

Bonnie Abbas of Webster City will celebrate her 80th birthday on Tuesday, Oct. 18.She spent 50 years in Chili, South America, and returned to her hometown of Webster City in 2014 and continues to reside here.Cards may be sent to 1238 Water St., Webster City, IA?50595.

Laughlin — 95th birthday

Doris M. Laughlin is celebrating her 95th birthday with a reception in the Parish Center Foyer of St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 1010 Des Moines St., on Sunday, October 16th from 11am to 1 pm.Doris and her late husband, Pat Laughlin,moved from Mason City to Webster City nearly 70 years ago, and ...

Nelsons celebrate 65th

Gaylord and Fern Nelson, of Marion, formerly of Webster City, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Oct. 12.Gaylord Nelson and Fern Dutcher were married on Oct. 12, 1951, at Calvary United Methodist Church in Stratford.The couple's children are: Stephen Nelson, of Fort Dodge; ...

Steuerwalds celebrate 50th

Gary "Stu" and Judy Steuerwald of Duncombe will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 9.A card shower will be held in their honor. Cards may be sent to the couple at 1526 Oak St., Duncombe, IA 50532.They have two children, Jason and Candy Steuerwald and Heather and Paul ...

Bromms to mark 50 years

Neil and Susan Bromm of Webster City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 17.Their family includes Lori Bromm, Amy and Brent Nixon and grandson Cael Nixon, all of Webster City.Susan Breitenkamp and Neil Bromm were married Sept. 17, 1966 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church ...

Martins celebrate 50th

The children of Lloyd and Marilyn Martin are having a 50th anniversary card shower for their parents.Cards may be sent to 1501 Prospect St., Webster City, IA 50595.The couple's children are Dawn Martin Nilles and Brent Martin, both of Webster City.

Kitterman — 90th birthday

Ken Kitterman of Webster City will celebrate his 90th birthday on Sept.19.Cards and well wishes to help him celebrate would be appreciated. His address is 2416 S. Des Moines St., Webster City, IA50595.

Randalls celebrate 50th

Gary and Phyllis Randall of Webster City will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on September 3.A card shower will be held in their honor. Cards can be sent to 2209 Lisa Dr., Webster City, IA, 50595.Their family includes a son, Corey Randall, of Raymond.

Gripp to celebrate 90th

Esther Gripp of Lehigh will be celebrating her 90th birthday on Tuesday, Sept. 6. A surprise card shower is planned in her honor. Cards can be sent to her at 3295 290th St., Lehigh, IA 50557.Her family includes Lee and Barb Gripp and granddaughter Lena Gripp, Webster City.Esther Barr was ...

Holsts celebrate 50 years

Ron and Sue (Spangler) Holst, of Webster City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 27.Cards may be sent to them at 411 E Dubuque St, Webster City, IA 50595.Their daughters are Kristy Holst, of Addison, Illinois; and Teresa (Paul) DeCoursey of Fort Dodge. Their ...

Havingas celebrate 50 years

Jon and Cindy Havinga of Webster City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday.Jon Havinga and Cindy Sickenger were married Aug. 21, 1966 at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Jewell.The couple have two daughters, Maechelle (Eric)?Myers, and Angie Doud. They have six grandchildren and ...

Arbogasts celebrate 50 years

Tom and Wilma Arbogast celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 11 at Prairie Homestead in Wichita, Kansas. The couple were married June 26, 1966.Their children, Stephanie Arbogast, Wichita, Kansas, Kim and Bryant Davis and children Brendon and Kendall of Goreville, Illinois, and David ...

Smiths — 50 years

DUNCOMBE - Ward and Cheryl Smith, of Duncombe, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.Cards may be sent to them at 3378 210th St., Duncombe, IA 50532.Their family includes Michelle and Jim Granahan, of Tomah, Wisconsin; Meredith and Jason Mickelson, of Duncombe; and Monique ...

Simpsons celebrate 70th

Hio "Bud"?and Arlene Simpson will celebrate 70 years of marriage on Thursday, Aug. 4.The couple were married in Webster City on Aug. 4, 1946 and have lived in Webster City all of their married life.Children of the couple are Patricia (Fred)?Foster of Staunton, Virginia and Jill ...

Staleys celebrate 60th

Garry and Marguerite Staley, Webster City, will celebrate their 60th Wedding Anniversary on Friday, July 22.The couple have two children, Dennis (Sherri) Staley and Denise McNew. They also have three grandchildren:?Kimberly Peck, Timothy Duffy and Christopher Staley, and two ...

Nissen — 90th birthday

Robert Nissen, Webster City, will celebrate his 90th birthday on July 24.He has spent 85 of those years in Webster City. After serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II, he was the owner of the Nissen Company for 41 years. The company manufactured luncheon meats and smoked meats.Friends are ...

Meade — 85th birthday

Virginia?Meade, Webster City, will celebrate her 85th birthday on Tuesday, July 12.A?family dinner is planned in her honor.Cards and birthday greetings may be sent to her at P.O. Box 24, Webster City, IA?50595.

Branyord — 90th birthday

An open house is planned for Dean Branyord in celebration of his 90th birthday.The open house will be held Sunday, July 10 from 1 to 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1229 Kathy Lane, Webster City.