Milestones

Mensen - Larkin
Mensen - Larkin
Mensen - Larkin Steve and Cindy Mensen of Manchester, IA, happily announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Ashley Mensen, betrothed to Christopher Larkin, both of Portland, OR. Chris is the son of Linda Bolen of Gulf Breeze, FL and Andrew Bolen of Seattle, WA. Ashley is a Doctor of Physical Therapy at Oregon Health and Science University Hospital in Portland. Chris is employed at Scotty's in Tigard, OR. Their wedding will take place at the Vista Hills Vineyard in Dayton, OR, on September 14, 2014. Grandparents of the couple include Elmer and Doris Manson of Manchester, Agnes Mensen and the late Melvin Mensen of Earlville, IA, Joan Burgess and the late Robert Burgess of Navarre, FL.
Smith - Meyer
Smith - Meyer
Smith - Meyer Terry and Patty Smith of Belmond, IA, are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Sarah Smith, to Ben Meyer, son of Steve Meyer and Kathy Green of Swisher, IA. The couple plans to marry on Feb. 20, 2015 in St. Augustine, FL.
Happy 80th Birthday
Happy 80th Birthday
Happy 80th Birthday Happy 80th Birthday Lois Valentine on July 28th. Please join us in celebrating by sending her a birthday wish to: 2501 Hwy. 13 Unit 203 Marion, IA 52302 — With Love, Your Family
Happy Birthday #7
Happy Birthday #7
Happy Birthday #7 Drake Alexander DeGroote 7/27/14 — Love Always, Nana Nancy McCracken and Rookie Uncle Matt, Aunt Steph and Nugget Your special angel "Poppa Bob"
Happy 92nd Birthday
Happy 92nd Birthday
Happy 92nd Birthday Eloise Snakenberg Celebrating my Mother's (Eloise Snakenberg) belated 92nd Birthday with a hot air balloon ride. This balloon is owned by Mike Hadley, her nephew. It was an awesome ride over her home town of Richland, and as you can tell in the picture, that smile didn't come off till after we came home. Thanks Mom, for helping me cross off another item on my bucket list. So thankful for family members on the ground enjoying and helping us so we could enjoy this experience. — Linda Melsha
Robert (Bob) Gaffey is 90
Robert (Bob) Gaffey is 90
Robert (Bob) Gaffey is 90 Help us celebrate his birthday by joining us for a party at Marty and Mary's house, 5240 Fairview Cemetery Rd., Iowa City, IA from 4 to 7 p.m. on August 9th.
Birthday Card Shower
Birthday Card Shower
Birthday Card Shower The family of Bernice Cook Dusil is announcing her 90th birthday on August 8th. You are invited to send a card to her at 3025 Linn Buchanan Rd., Coggon, IA 52218.
Happy Birthday Melody Turner
Happy Birthday Melody Turner
Happy Birthday Melody Turner Happy Birthday to Melody Turner, who is also retiring from Quaker Oats. We want to wish her all the best as she starts a new chapter in her life. All the adventures await: camping, fishing, kayaking, traveling, and quality time with the loves of her life — her grandchildren. Good luck! We love you and hope to see more of you now. — Kentucky Family Marie, Bettye, Dale, Robert, Samantha, Junior & Alabama Wanda
Celebrate Donna Lala's 80th Birthday
Celebrate Donna Lala's 80th Birthday
Celebrate Donna Lala's 80th Birthday Surprise Birthday Brunch Join us Sunday, August 3rd 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Noelridge Christian Church, 7111 C Ave. NE, Cedar Rapids Cards welcome. Mail to: Kellie Lala 3825 Skylark Lane SE Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Roseberry 60th Anniversary
Roseberry 60th Anniversary
Roseberry 60th Anniversary Vernon and Velma Roseberry celebrated their 60th anniversary on July 24, 2014 with a special family dinner. You are the best parents and grandparents anyone could ask for! We love you, Cindi, Mike, Paige, Debbie, Bill & Reece. Greetings to: 1321 Main St., Center Point, IA 52213