RURAL SHELBY -- Amanda Findlay and Marcus Erwin both of Harlan plan to marry on October 14 at the Willow Creek Glass Chapel near Shelby. Parents of the couple are Sara Findlay, Panama, and the late Cole Findlay; and Terry Erwin Sr., Harlan; and Cheryl Erwin, Council Bluffs.
WESTPHALIA -- Gene and Jackie Blum of Westphalia marked their 50th wedding anniversary on September 2. They celebrated at a family celebration. Their children are Scott Blum, Urbandale; Jeff Blum, Manilla; and Marcy and Tom Muenchrath, Earling. The Blums have eight grandchildren and one great-...
LITTLETON, CO -- Lisa Carder and Kole Schwarte both of Lamar, CO will exchange marriage vows on September 9 in a ceremony at Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms in Littleton.
WALNUT -- Dorthea (Davis) Petersen will celebrate her 90th birthday on Sunday, September 10 at a reception from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Peace United Church of Christ in Walnut following Sunday worship service.
HARLAN -- Floyd Feser of Harlan will celebrate his 100th birthday on September 9. His family is requesting a card shower in his honor. Cards will reach him if sent to 2108 12th Street #243, Harlan, IA 51537.
PORTSMOUTH -- Abby Sonderman of Portsmouth and Jerome Kline of Missouri Valley were married on July 1, 2017 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Portsmouth. The 3 p.m. double ring ceremony was performed by Father David Smith.
PORTSMOUTH -- Wayne and Connie Juhl of Portsmouth will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on September 1. They celebrated by taking an Alaskan cruise (land and sea) in June.
MILFORD -- Jeff and Penny Nelson of Harlan announce the engagement of their daughter, Shelby to Dylan Book both of Adel. Dylan is the son of Jim and Anne Book, Adel; and Karen Book, Adel. The couple will exchange marriage vows on September 30 at a ceremony at Boji Bay in Milford.
HARLAN -- Dennis and Sylvia Gaul of Harlan will mark 50 years of marriage on September 2. They will celebrate their anniversary with a family dinner.
BRECKENRIDGE, CO -- Dusten Klindt and Ben Pitkin both of Loveland, CO will wed on August 20 in a ceremony at Breckenridge Ski Resort in Breckenridge. Parents of the couple are Dean and Julie Klindt, Harlan; and Kevin and Ruth Pitkin, Harlan.