Marvin and Diane Berg of Garnavillo, formerly of Postville, will be observing their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, April 19. They plan to celebrate the day with their children and grandchildren.
Marvin Berg and Diane Mork were united in marriage on April 19, 1964, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Postville.
Their family includes two children, James (Tina) Berg of West Union and Sara (Jason) Rael of Marion, along with five grandchildren.
In their honor, the couple’s family is also hosting a card shower, inviting all relatives and friends to participate.
Best wishes can be sent to: Marvin and Diane Berg, 19745 Keystone Rd., Box 7, Garnavillo, IA 52049.
Kelsey Lynn Ford of Des Moines and Eric Lee Kerns of Waverly exchanged wedding vows on Saturday, March 15. The Rev. Ramona S. Bouzard officiated at the 3 p.m. ceremony, which was held at Wartburg Chapel in Waverly.
Jerry and Elaine Johnson, formerly of West Union, will note their 50th wedding anniversary on Thursday, April 3.
A private family dinner will be held to celebrate this special occasion.
Jerry Johnson and Elaine Thompson were united in marriage on April 3, 1964, at Central Lutheran Church in Winona, Minn.
Three children were born to this marriage: Deb (Dan) Lafferty, Kimberly Johnson, and Troy (Chantel) Johnson. The couple’s family also includes five grandchildren. Jerry and Elaine Johnson would enjoy hearing from area friends and relatives. They currently reside at 1005 Linden Street, Decorah, IA 52101.
April 14 will mark the 25th wedding anniversary of Brad and Cathie Opperman of Sumner.
Brad Opperman and Cathie Strang were married April 14, 1989, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Hawkeye. They have been residents of Sumner for the past 25 years.
The couple are the parents of five children, Dr. Brian (Heidi) Fereday of Sumner, Commander Brett (Janelle) Fereday of Spicewood, Texas, Kelly (Steve) Bose of Jesup, Colton (Grace) Opperman and Bobby Opperman, both of Waterloo. Brad and Cathie also have 11 grandchildren.
Anniversary cards and notes can be sent to 23893 200th St., Sumner, IA 50674.