Birthdays and Anniversaries

Moens celebrate 50th

Bob and Jan Moen will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sunday, June 19.They were married at the Church of Christ in Webster City by the Rev. Howard Perine.A card shower is planned in their honor. Cards and greetings may be sent to the couple at 301 West Curve Drive, Webster City, ...

Van Gerpens celebrate 50th

Merle and Eunice Van Gerpen will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday, June 17.A card shower is planned in their honor. Cards and greetings may be sent to the couple at 612 Cedar St., Webster City, IA?50595.The couple have two sons, Dan and Beth Van Gerpen, Huntertown, Indiana, ...

Larson — 85th birthday

Gertrude (Trudy)?Fielder Larson will celebrate her 85th birthday on June 8.She has three children:?Rosine (the late Dick) Kennedy of Webster City, Tom (Kimra) Larson of Blairsburg, and David (Jolene) Larson of West Des Moines. She also has 12 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.She ...

Hamiltons celebrate 60th

Merle and Carol (Mulford) Hamilton of Williams are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. The Hamilton's were married June 10, 1956 at the United Methodist Church in Alden, Iowa. They are the parents of Patrick (Dorothy) Hamilton, Wilmington, NC; Kim (Randy) Schaa, Webster City; Kathy ...

Heltons celebrate 40th

Denny and Sue Helton, 911 Elm St. Webster City, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary on June 11.They were married on June 11, 1976 at Grace United Methodist Church in Webster City. ?The couple have four daughters and seven grandchildren: Selena and Jeff Mallinger and daughters Madilyn ...

Culmer — 90th birthday

Gladys Dyvig Culmer of Webster City is celebrating her 90th birthday.Her family is hosting an open house on Sunday, June 5 from 1 to 4 p.m. in her honor at Trinity Lutheran Church, 1229 Kathy Lane, Webster City.She requests no gifts.

Hepperle — 90th birthday

Robert D. Hepperle, Webster City, will celebrate his 90th birthday Saturday, June 4.He was born June 4, 1926.A card shower is planned in his honor. Cards and greetings may be sent to?2501 Des Moines St., Apt. 208, Webster City, IA?50595.

Fox — 50th anniversary

Dave and Jean (Goldsmith) Fox of Webster City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 4. They were united in marriage at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Earlville on June 4, 1966.They are the parents of four children:?Steve (Jennifer)?of Carlsbad, California, ...

Anderson — 65th anniversary

Leonard and Joyce Anderson of Webster City will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary. They were married on June 3, 1951, at the Saint Olaf Lutheran Church in Fort Dodge.They are the parents of three daughters; the late Pam (Larry) Law of Duncombe, Patsy (Keith) Brock of Webster ...

Christensen — 85th birthday

Kenneth L. Christensen, Webster City, is celebrating his 85th birthday today.He was born in Burlington on May 25, 1931. He is married to Rita (McCann)?Christensen and they had five children -?Stephen, Mark and Thomas, deceased, Michael (Jolene)?Christensen and Mary (Jim)?Fortune, Webster City, ...

Downard — 100th birthday

Art Downard, longtime Webster City businessman, will celebrate his 100th birthday Memorial Day weekend. His children will honor him with an open house Saturday, May 28, from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Webster Theater. Everyone is invited.Art and Pat, his wife of 69 years, owned and operated the Webster ...

Sealine — 98th birthday

Bob Sealine is celebrating his 98th birthday today.While living in Rochester, MN with his daughter Andie (Curt) Sanders, he spends most of his days in a recliner watching his favorite daily TV shows, the weather and news stations from Iowa and Rochester and FOX news.Bob enjoys viewing the early ...

Trasks celebrate 50th

Fred and Sharyn Trask, Webster City, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on May 14.Fred Trask and Sharyn Schumacher were married May. 14, 1966 at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Duncombe.A private family gathering is planned in celebration of the occasion. Cards may be sent to the ...

Nicholson —?80th birthday

Faye Nicholson of Webster City will celebrate her 80th birthday on May 9.Cards and birthday greetings may be sent to her at 1619 Locust St. No. 201, Webster City, IA?50595.She's married to Leslie Nicholson and has three children, Lisa, Stacie and Scott.

Normans celebrate 60th

John and Marlene Norman of Webster City will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May 11.John Norman and Marlene Dyvig were married May 11, 1956 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Webster City.A private family gathering is planned to celebrate the occasion.Cards and greetings may be sent to ...

Carpenter — 75th birthday

Barbara Carpenter, Webster City, will celebrate her 75th birthday with an open house on Sunday, May 8 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Webster City.Cards may be sent to her at 902 Fairmeadow Drive, Webster City, IA?50595.Her family includes her husband of 58 years, Marvin; ...

Swedlund — 90th birthday

Audrienne Swedlund will celebrate her 90th birthday on May 7 with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. at Calvary United Methodist Church in Stratford.She was born in Dedham, IA and her family moved to Boone, where she grew up. She graduated from Drake University. She and Weldon Swedlund were married ...

Short-Barrick — 90th birthday

Viola Crystal Short-Barrick is celebrating her 90th birthday today, April 28.A small family celebration is being held April 30. A card shower is planned in her honor. Cards and greetings may be sent to 1619 Locust St, Apt 106, Webster City, IA 50595.

Roden — 90th birthday

Evelyn "Evie" Marie Roden is celebrating her 90th birthday today.A card shower is planned in her honor. Cards and greetings may be sent to 1605 Lynx Ave., Apt. 209, Webster City, IA 50595.She has two children, Sharon (Jon)?Grossardt, Winona, Minnesotam and Mark (Bridget)?Roden of Webster City, ...

Anderson — 80th birthday

Joe Anderson, Woolstock, will turn 80 on April 13.Celebrating with him are his wife Millie from Woolstock, daughter Joan, son-in-law Mark, and grandsons: Austin, Derrick, Collin and Joe Bettle from Ankeny.He has lived in the Woolstock area for over 40 years and been involved in the Webster ...