Society

Wed
01
May

Betty Schaer to celebrate 100th birthday

 

Betty Schaer to celebrate 100th birthday

Family and friends are invited to join Elizabeth (Betty) Schaer in celebration of her 100th birthday at an open house on Saturday, May 4.

The celebration, hosted by Betty’s family, will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building in Elgin. (Cards and notes are welcome, but no gifts, please.) 

For those unable to attend the open house, birthday wishes will also reach Betty at 608 Franklin St., Elgin, IA 52141.

Wed
01
May

Birth - Lawson Peterson

 

Lawson Peterson

…born April 19…

Kristopher and Cassie Peterson of Clermont are happy to announce the Friday, April 19, 2013, birth of their second son, Lawson Lee.

Born at Palmer Lutheran Health Center in West Union, Lawson weighed 8 lbs. 7 oz. and measured 21 inches.

His older brother, Waylon, is 2 ½.

Grandparents are Steve Friederich of Elgin, Allen and Janice Knox of Clermont, and Terry and Christine Peterson of Hummelstown, Pa.

Ruth Friederich of Elgin is the great-grandmother.

Wed
01
May

Mr. and Mrs. Russel Treptow

 

 

Mr. and Mrs. Russel Treptow
                      …golden anniversary…

Russel and JoAnn Treptow of Maynard will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house for family and friends from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, May 11, at the Maynard Community Hall.

The open house celebration will be hosted by the couple’s family. The Treptows request no gifts, please; your presence is a gift.

Russel Treptow and JoAnn Quandt were married May 11, 1963, at Grace Lutheran Church in Fayette.

They are the parents of three children, David (Dian) Treptow of Cedar Rapids, DeAnn (Terry) Lenth of Luana, and Darrin (Angie) Treptow of Dunkerton. Their family also includes 10 grandchildren.

Russel drives a semi for Trans Star, and JoAnn is a secretary for Dennis Martin, CPA.

Wed
24
Apr

…85th birthday…

 

Lois Luchsinger

…85th birthday…

On Monday, May 6, Lois Luchsinger will celebrate her 85th birthday with a family gathering and card shower.

Lois’ family invites her friends, neighbors and relatives to join in the celebration by sending greetings Lois’ way.

Birthday cards and good wishes can be sent to Lois at Good Samaritan Center, Room 512, 201 Hall St., West Union, IA 52175. 

 
Wed
24
Apr

…100 years young…

 

Betty Schaer

…100 years young…

Family and friends are invited to join Elizabeth (Betty) Schaer in celebration of her 100th birthday at an open house on Saturday, May 4.

The celebration will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Veterans Memorial Building in Elgin. (Cards and notes are welcome, but no gifts, please.) 

Hosting this special event will be Betty’s family, Marilyn Schaer of Elgin; Jean and Marcos Orellana, Valerie, Josh, Daniel and Ava Massie, and Jamie, Robin and Luke Willis, all of Pasadena, Calif. 

Birthday wishes will also reach Betty at 608 Franklin St., Elgin, IA 52141.

Wed
17
Apr

Engagement - Birth-Weitzel

 

Birth-Weitzel

…autumn vows…

Ronja Weitzel and Shann Birth are happy to announce their engagement and future marriage.

Parents of the couple are Ulrike Sowa and Richard Weitzel of Homberg, Germany, and Garry and Eileen Birth of rural Fayette.

Ronja was a 2006-07 German exchange student and graduate of North Fayette High School. Her American host family was Richard and Kathleen Bonjour of Fayette, who are Shann’s uncle and aunt.

Shann graduated from North Fayette High School in 2008 and is a 2013 graduate of Union College in Lincoln, Neb.

Following their wedding in September, the couple will make their home in Lincoln, Neb.

Wed
17
Apr

Stan Shaffer of Elgin

 

 

75th-birthday card shower

Stan Shaffer of Elgin will celebrate his 75th birthday on Saturday, April 20. His family invites you to surprise Stan with a card or note in honor of his big day.

Birthday wishes will reach Stan at 904 Switch St., Elgin, IA 52135.

Wed
17
Apr

Schupbachs announce birth

 

Schupbachs announce birth

Greg and Gwen Schupbach of Ottosen are pleased to announce the arrival of a son, Camdyn Owen.  He was born Monday, April 1, 2013, weighing 8 lbs. 10 oz.

  Camdyn was welcomed home by two brothers, Trystian and Cortlyn, and three sisters, Leandra, Tyra and Layna.

Wed
17
Apr

Card shower for Werhans

 

Card shower for Werhans

James and Sherryl Werhan of West Union will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, April 20. They will celebrate the occasion with a family gathering and card shower.

Their family includes two children and spouses, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

To join in the card shower for the Werhans, you may send your anniversary greetings to them at 20716 K Ave., West Union, IA 52175.

 
Wed
10
Apr

Zern-Rear

 

Zern-Rear

…to exchange vows…

Kaitlin Rear and Tim Zern of Cedar Falls wish to announce their engagement and approaching marriage.

Parents of the couple are Bob and Kathy Rear of West Union and Scott Zern of Conrad and the late Lynn Zern.

A 2003 Valley High School graduate, Kaitlin earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in 2007 from the University of Northern Iowa and her Master of Education degree in 2010 from the University of Phoenix. She is a second-grade teacher at Kingsley Elementary School in Waterloo.

Tim graduated from the University of Northern Iowa in 2007 and is now the branch manager of Ferguson Enterprises in Waterloo.

The couple are planning a 2 p.m. wedding on May 18 at St. Edward’s Catholic Church in Waterloo.

 

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