Milestones

50th Wedding Anniversary Open House
50th Wedding Anniversary Open House
50th Wedding Anniversary Open House Terry and Judi (Sindt) Hertle were married on September 27, 1964 at St. John Lutheran Church in Keystone, lA. They will celebrate with an open house at Newhall Legion on September 27th from 4 to 8 p.m. They celebrated with a trip to Germany in August. They are the proud parents of Kevin (Teresa) and Denise (Scott) Appleberry. They also have two granddaughters, six stepgrandchildren, and two stepgreat-granddaughters. They reside on the family farm at 6680 27th Avenue, Vinton, IA 52349. Dress is casual and no gifts, please.
Happy 60th Anniversary
Happy 60th Anniversary
Happy 60th Anniversary Lloyd and Donna (Nieland) Lewis will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on September 22nd. They were married at Zion Lutheran Church in Shellsburg, lA. They have two daughters, Lanette (Denny) Kelly from Cedar Rapids and Lori (Greg) Babicka from Gilbert, AZ. They are also the proud grandparents of their wonderful granddaughter Liesl Babicka, who is the highlight of their life. Please help them celebrate this special day by sending them a card to 4700 Midway Dr. NW, Cedar Rapids, lA 52405. Congratulations Mom and Dad! — Love, Your Family
Happy 25th Anniversary
Happy 25th Anniversary
Happy 25th Anniversary 9/19/89 - 9/19/14 Happy 25th anniversary to my wonderful husband. We've had our ups and downs, but we always seem to come through them together! Love you more today than the day I married you! — Your wife, Ruth
Boeckenstedt 50th Anniversary
Boeckenstedt 50th Anniversary
Boeckenstedt 50th Anniversary Merle and Judy (Sackett) Boeckenstedt of Manchester will celebrate 50 years of marriage on September 26. They were married in 1964 by Father O'Connell at St. Luke's in Hopkinton. Their children are: Marty (Pam) Boeckenstedt of Iowa City, Joan (Steve) Edmonds of Eddyville, Janet Milam of Oceanside, CA, Marcia (Greg) Vacek of Manchester, and Ellen Widner of Manchester. Their grandchildren are Bryce and Bailey Edmonds, Jeffrey, Christine and Katie Boeckenstedt, and Eli Vacek. They plan on celebrating with a mass on Saturday, September 27th in Hills and with a family weekend in Iowa City.
Harbaugh 40th Anniversary
Harbaugh 40th Anniversary
Harbaugh 40th Anniversary On Sept. 21, 1974, Randy Harbaugh, son of Robert & Maxine Harbaugh, and Phyllis Herman, daughter of Art & Lila Herman, were united in marriage at St. Mary's Church at 1 p.m. in Guttenberg. The couple currently reside in rural Edgewood, IA, where they raised their 4 children, Tina Helle, Chad (Regina) Harbaugh (rural Colesburg), Tami (Brian) Hummel (rural Strawberry Point), and Eric (Andrea) Harbaugh (Greeley). Randy & Phyllis are self-employed farmers and enjoy playing cards, spending time with friends & family, & attending their grandkids' activities. Grandkids include Brady & Bailee Helle, Dawson, Dalton, & Damion Harbaugh, and Mariah, Madison, & Maci Hummel. Randy & Phyllis will spend their anniversary with family.
Gerard 50th Anniversary
Gerard 50th Anniversary
Gerard 50th Anniversary Bob and Janet (Kimm) Gerard, Marengo, celebrated their 50th anniversary on Sept. 19. The couple were married Sept. 19, 1964 at St. John's Lutheran Church, Marengo. They have 2 children, Dale (Kat) Gerard and Jennifer (James) Jacobs. Grandchildren are Aaron & Amber Gerard, Alex & Zach Traver, Josh Jacobs, and Mikayla Marie. They will celebrate with an open house on October 4th at the Ponderosa, Walford, from 7 to 11 p.m. Congratulations may be sent to: 2233 F15 Blvd., Marengo, IA 52301
Happy 55th Anniversary Dad and Mom
Happy 55th Anniversary Dad and Mom
Happy 55th Anniversary Dad and Mom Cedar Rapids - Ronald and Betty Klein will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on Friday, September 26, 2014. The former Betty A. Bowers and Ronald L. Klein were married on September 26, 1959 at Sinclair Presbyterian Church in Cedar Rapids. They have three children, six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Happy 50th Chuck and Carol Kunstorf
Happy 50th Chuck and Carol Kunstorf
Happy 50th Chuck and Carol Kunstorf These crazy kids want to wish their awesome grandparents a Happy 50th Anniversary! We're so excited that we could celebrate with you in Florida. We love you! — Charlie, Will, Emily & Kayla
Happy 40th Anniversary Merle and Susan Recker
Happy 40th Anniversary Merle and Susan Recker
Happy 40th Anniversary Merle and Susan Recker Susan Petrick and Merle Recker were married September 14, 1974 in Manchester, IA. They have 4 children: Dawn (Marion, IA), Nathan (Gillette, WY), Michelle (Prairie City, SD) and Emily (Gillette, WY). Additionally, Merle and Susan have 8 grandchildren: Payton, Tanner, Oaklynn, Caiden, Cedar, Larkin, Ashtyn and Braylin. Cards may be sent to 105 East Laurel St., Gillette, WY 82718. Congratulations!! — Love, your family
Happy 60th Anniversary
Happy 60th Anniversary
Happy 60th Anniversary Charles and Phyllis (Shea) Becker were married on Sept. 9, 1954, at St. Patrick's church in Fairfax. God has blessed you with each other and has blessed us with you! Congratulations and much love from your family. Send congratulations to 4112 Water Point Ct. SW, Cedar Rapids, IA 52404