SHELBY -- Bobbie Jo Shults and Vince Cruise both of Harlan will wed on June 17 at Willow Creek Glass Chapel, rural Shelby. Parents of the couple are Rick and Roxanne Martin, Harlan; and John and Brenda Cruise, Wesley, IA.
HARLAN -- World War II veteran and Portsmouth native Alvin Heller will celebrate his 90th birthday on May 21. His family is requesting a card shower in his honor. Cards will reach him if sent to Elm Crest Retirement Community, 2104 12th St, Apt #3C, Harlan, IA 51537.
DES MOINES -- Shelby Stotts and Reid Hundt both of Des Moines will marry on June 4 at Staves Memorial Methodist Church in Des Moines. Parents of the couple are Steve and Tammy Stotts, Altoona; and Jeff and Karla Hundt, Harlan.
HARLAN -- Shirley (Dreager) Knudtson of Harlan will celebrate her 90th birthday on May 16. Her family is requesting a card shower in her honor. Cards will reach her if sent to 2105 9th Street, Harlan, IA 51537.
NEOLA -- Panama native Neil Pauley of Neola marks his 80th birthday on May 21. His family is planning a card shower in his honor. Cards will reach him if sent to 612 2nd Street, Neola, IA 51559. Neil’s family includes his wife, Marian, and children: Rose and Ben Hunter, Omaha; Randy and...
COPENHAGEN -- Adam Zaccone and Kaylee Bingham were married on March 18, 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark. They exchanged vows in a private ceremony. Parents of the couple are Jim and Laura Bingham, Citrus Heights, CA; and Mark and Kim Zaccone, Harlan.
OMAHA -- Madeline Novoa of Columbia, MO and Brent Bruck of St. Louis, MO will marry on June 10 at St. John’s Church on the Creighton University campus in Omaha. Parents of the couple are Jose and Laura Novoa, Omaha; and Bruce and Karen Bruck, Portsmouth.
DEFIANCE -- Vernon and Mary Miller of Irwin will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Saturday, May 14 from 5-8 p.m. at St. Peter’s Hall in Defiance. Friends and relatives are invited to attend the celebration hosted by their children. Cards will also reach them if...
HARLAN -- Bonnie Peterson of Harlan observed her 94th birthday on April 27. Bonnie was born on her parents’ 13th wedding anniversary. Her family is planning a card shower in her honor. Cards will reach her if sent to 1603 Cheyenne, Harlan, IA 51537.
AVOCA -- Bernice Stracke of Harlan will mark her 98th birthday on May 8. Her family is planning a card shower in her honor. Cards will reach her if sent to Avoca Speciality Care, 610 E. York Road, Room 102, Avoca, IA 51521. Her children and their spouses are Lenny and Ellen Stracke, Perry;...