Kossuth County Advance from Algona, Iowa on January 11, 1971 · Page 8
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Algona, Iowa
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Monday, January 11, 1971
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Seneca Visitors Run Arizona Home For Girls SENECA - Margaret Klocko Ford and children John, Beverly, Jimmy and Kathleen of Crown King, Ariz., arrived before the Christmas holidays to visit with her parents, the cassie Klockos. Joining them on Sunday were her brother and family, Mr. and Mrs. Everett Klocko and four children of Larchwood. The Ford children accompanied their cousins home for an overnight and next day visit when their grandparents and mother came for them. Tuesday the Klockos and Mrs. Ford and children visited the Henry Peters family at Pocahontas and also a sister-in-law o! Mr. Klockos, Mrs. Mary Louise Klocko. They were supper guests at the Pete Peters home at Palmer that evening. The Fords left on Thursday lor their return trip to Arizona. -HOME FOR GIRLS- Mrs. Ford, who is a registered nurse, and her husband are presently managers of a retention home for girls approximately 60 miles from Phoenix, Ariz. Mrs. Ford remarked that their work was very challenging and rewarding in providing a home for girls who come either from broken homes or from homes where the parents give the children everything they need in the line of material things, but where the most important factor, love, is entirely missing. The home is filled to capacity at all times, with a long waiting ifetif *n % They now have 24 girls living there. Mrs. Ford remarked, "Many of the girls have never prepared a meal or washed a dish, so the Ford kitchen is buzzing with activity." -LIUM BAPTISM- Mr. and Mrs. Marlin Lium had their infant daughter, Jennifer Lynn, baptised at the Blakjer Lutheran Church, Seneca, Wednesday evening, Dec. 30. The Rev. Harold Anderson officiated at the service. Sponsors were Mr. and Mrs. Ordean Kabrick of rural Bancroft. Coffee guests at the Lium home in honor of the occasion were the Rev. Anderson, the sponsors, the Kabricks, the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Julius Hill and Mrs. Essie Erickson, all of Swea City; the paternal grandfather, Mr. Melvin Lium; also Mr. Gilbert Lium, Mrs. Arlen Lium and Larry, and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Lium and children all of Bricelyn, Minn, -o- CHURCH PROGRAM The Blakjer Sunday School children presented their Christmas program at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday. The Christmas Story was told by Tammy Wilberg as Mary; Brian Lium as Joseph; Laurie Lium, Marcy Kabrick and Kerry Larsen as shepherds; Lori Wilberg, Lisa Wilberg, Jerry Larsen and Sherri Larsen as animals. The narrators were Debbie Johannesen and Lee Bergum. The program began withapre- lude of Christmas music by Mrs. John Johannesen, who also accompanied the vocal groups as they sang. Cindy Kabrick gave the devotions and opening prayer. The program was presented depicting the various scenes. Mrs. Ordean Kabrick directed the program and was assisted by Carrie Bergum and Cindy Kabrick. -NEW ARRIVAL- Mr. and Mrs. Duane Moore are parents of an eight pound, one ounce boy born Dec. 29 at the- Holy Family Hospital. The mother and baby are now at home where the new baby was welcomed by a brother and a sister. -o- -LAKOTA MAN WEDS- Mr. and Mrs. Duane Moore attended the wedding of the latter's brother, Duane Carlson of Lakota and Cindy Rink of Mason City, Dec. 26, at Grace Lutheran church at Mason city. Mr. and Mrs. Moore served as attendants at the wedding ceremony. Only immediate members of the families of the bride and groom attended the wedding ceremony. -o- -NUCLEAR INSTRUCTOR- Spending the Christmas holidays with their parents, Mr. and Mrs. Dick Jentz were their children, Ronnie, a kindergarten teacher in the South Chicago school system; Jon, who is in the navy and stationed at San Diego, Calif, where he is an instructor in nuclear weapons; Earl, who is an engineer at the Ford Motor Company at Detroit, and Delon, who is a junior at Iowa State University, Ames, where he is majoring in computer science, -o- Mr. and Mrs. Robert Fortney and girls spent Christmas with Mrs. Fortney*s sister and family, the Richard Frandsens, Story City, la. Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Wilberg and family of St. Paul, Minn., visited at the Henry Looft home Monday afternoon after Christmas. They were enroute to the home of his brother and family, the Jerry Wilbergs. New Year's Eve guests of the John Strueckers included Mr. and Mrs. Reuben Luedtke and John, Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Pompe of Whittemore, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Dreyer and Robert, Roy and Mabel Homan, and their son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Tom Struecker of Ames. Mr. and Mrs. John Struecker had their sons and. wives with them for Christmas Eve, Mr. and Mrs. Tim Struecker and Mr. and Mrs. Tort Struecker, all of Ames. Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Votteler and girls were Christmas Day dinner guests of the former's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Votteler, Fenton. Other guests included another son and family, the Delon Vottelers of rural Fenton and a granddaughter and husband and a grandson, Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie Dacken and Tommy of Storm Lake. Mr. and Mrs. John Struecker entertained at dinner Tuesday evening, Dec. 29. Guests included Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Dreyer and family, Rev. and Mrs. Rex Spicer and family, Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Krause and family, all of the Fenton area; also Mr. and Mrs. Tom Struecker of Ames and Miss Kathy Devan of Valparaiso, Ind. Mrs. J. Wallace Smith and sons Chan and James, and Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Stoeber of Fenton were Christmas Day dinner guests of the Lyle Bassets, Spirit Lake. Boy Scouts Eat Pizza At Xmas Party In Fenton FENTON - The Boy Scouts of Troop #90 had a pizza Christmas party at St. John's Lutheran Church, Fenton on Sunday afternoon, Dec. 20. Each boy bought a present to be shared with someprie else, a reminder for the boys to share at all'times! The boys presented gift ce'rtifi- cates to the three leaders, Mr. Roy Homann, Mr. Sheldon Merrill and Mr. Melvin Theisen. The Boy Scouts who attended the party were Paul Huskamp, George Merrill, Duane Farmer, Chan Smith, Paul Jorgenson, Bob Douglas, Vaughn Borchardt, Jay Borchardt, Terry Luedtke, Kim Hainzinger, Dave Yager, Roger Sunde, Kevin Neilsen, John Krause, Eugene Chrischilles, Tim Koenck, and Mike Wold. -o- F. N. C. PARTY The Friendly Neighbors Club held their Christmas party, Dec. 7 at the home of Mrs. Arlo Ranney with Mrs. Herschel Hartman as assisting hostess. Nina Schwartz and Lorena Doherty, St. Louis, were guests. Mrs. Clarence Gingrich was welcomed as a new member. Roll Call was to bring and show a Christmas decoration they had made. It was voted to donate $5 to Christmas Seals. Edith Laage read thank yous from the Lutheran Lakeside Home, Emmetsburg and Valley Vue Rest Home for the lap robes. The new club program books were passed out. Mrs. Kenneth Bollinger gave a reading. Mrs. Margurite Laage and Edith Laage had charge of the program for the afternoon. Secret Pals were revealed with a gift exchange and new Secret pals were drawn. - o - BRIDGE CLUB The Saturday afternoon bridge club met Saturday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Herman Maahs. Guest players were Mrs. Rex Wolfe, Mrs. Nettie Yager and Mrs. Laurnetta Miller. Prizes were won by Mrs. E. A. Helland and Mrs. Carl Beck. - o - Mr. and Mrs. Paul Eigler were New Years Day dinner and supper guests in the home of Dr. and Mrs. E. W. Ruske. Dec. 18th Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Rusch and Mrs. Michael Hassel drove to Moline, HI., to meet Cpl. Michael Hassel, bring. ing him home for the holidays. He enjoyed a 14-day furlough in the Wendell Rusch home and the home of his parents Mr. and Mrs. Paul Hassel. On Jan. 2, Cpl. and Mrs. Hassel left for Fort Monroe, Va., where he will be stationed. Busy Fenton Social Scene As Xmas And New Year's Season Closes FENTON - Mr. and Mrs. Albert Mitchell were Tuesday evening supper guests of Mrs. Gertie Berkland, Cylinder. Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Rusch, Cpl. and Mrs. Michael Hassel, and Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Weiske. and Paula, cedar Rapids were Tuesday evening dinner guests in the Frank McFall home. Mr. and Mrs. Herbert Weiske and Paula were house guests in the Frank McFall home from Sunday until Wednesday. They spent Sunday afternoon visiting Mrs. Helen Weiske, Burt. Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Helland, were New Year's evening visitors in the Ernest Berkland home. Mr. and Mrs. Art Kabrick, Lone Rock were Christmas Day visitors in the Ernest Berkland home. - o - LIBRARY AMNESTY The Fenton Public Library will hold a free week from Jan. 11 to Jan. 16 for all overdue books. - o - ANNOUNCE ENGAGEMENT The engagement of Diane Walton daughter of Mrs. Ivadelle Walton, Ames, to Richard Trampel, of Klemme is announced by Miss Walton's grandmother, Mrs. Viola Hiatt. No wedding date has been set. - o Mrs. Morris Mitchell, Mrs. Albert Mitchell, Mrs. Myrtle De Wall, Mrs. Ernest Berkland, and Mrs. Oscar Sorenson were Wednesday afternoon coffee guests of Mrs. Serena Pederson. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Zinnel and family, Rodman, Mrs. Lena Bleckwenn and Carlene Zinnel, Cedar Falls were New Year's Day dinner guests of Mrs. Laurnetta Miller. Melanie Waite, Connie Douglas, and Rhonda Flint were New Years Eve overnight guests of Cheryl Uthof. New Years Eve supper guests of Mr. and Mrs. Morris Mitchell were Mr. and Mrs. Herman Norland, Mr. and Mrs. Albert Mitchell and Mrs. Myrtle DeWall. Mr. and Mrs. Gary Bleckwenn, Iowa City, are the parents of a baby girl, born Jan. 2. She has been named Cheryl. Shelia Kay Void, Forest City, spent from Saturday until Tuesday with her grandmother, Mrs. Gladys Straley. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Peterson and boys, Minneapolis, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Devers and family, Littleton, Coio., Mr. and Mrs. Jim Sunde and Julie, Estherville spent the Christmas holidays in in the Lloyd Sunde home. Sgt. Dennis Walton was a Thursday overnight guest of Mrs. Viola Hiatt. He was enroute from Anchorage. Alaska, to Us home in Ames. On Saturday he left for a week's schooling in Texas and after completing his schooling he will have a furlough and will leave Feb. 14 for Korea. Mr. .ajid Mrs. Clayton Wolfe ^and girls, Streator, N. D., were Thursday afternoon callers in the Eugene Huskamp home. Saturday dinner guests in the Richard Borchardt home were Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Voigt, Sgt. James R. Voigt, Miss Mary Hays, Mankato, Mr. and Mrs. Fred Geigel, Algona, and Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Huskamp. Candace Wentworth, Hesperia, Calif., Steven Schlei, Greenville, S. C., Elaine Schlei, Muskegon, Mich., and Randy Schlei were Wednesday dinner and supper guests in the Ed Schlei home. LeAnn Schlei was unable to attend due to illness. Mrs. Leone Halverson, Mrs. Emil Bleckwenn and Mr. and Mrs. Olaf Oftedahl were Saturday afternoon callers of Mrs. Serena Pederson. Evening callers were Mrs. Kenneth Andre and family and Keith Christenson. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Wegener were Saturday afternoon coffee guests in the Adolph Hansen home. Christmas holiday guests at the parental Alfred Petersons, were their daughters and families, the Eugene Friesths of Fort Dodge and the Clarence Cheevers of rual Armstrong. Holiday guests of the Cecil Baldwins included their - niece and husband, the A. N. Storms of Des Moines who spent Christmas with them and their son and daughter-in-law, Dr. and Mrs. Donald Baldwin, also of Des Moines who spent the New Years Day weekend with them. Tuesday dinner guests in the Marold Schlei home were Mr. and Mrs. Arlin Bilsborough, San Jose, Calif., Claude Bilsborough, Phoenix, Ariz., Mrs. Ed Zwiefel, Titonka and Miss Candace Wentworth, Hesperia, Calif. 4-H Xmas Party Held At Fenton FENTON - Monday, Dec. 21, the Lone Rock Cloveretts 4-H Club,.Christmas party was hgld , t at the.rhome of Shelia .Kuecke'r. They held their meeting then made four different candies. A gift exchange was held. Lunch was served by the hostess and the candy they had made. - o Mr. and Mrs. Norman Rasmussen and family were New Years Day dinner guests in the Olaf Norland home. Mr. and Mrs. Allie Wink, Cyrus, Minn., were a week ago Monday afternoon callers in the Olaf Norland home. Ann Bleckwenn, Iowa city, spent two weeks in the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Weisbrod. / ry— y }} [ '\^.J\-~--^h Hr^T--^ —\~-VY,\ i » ! -~ "Don't believe this guy trusts us." Our reputation is just the opposite. Our friends and customers number in the hundreds. We go out of our way to shoot straight with everyone, FENTON "66" SERVICE Roger Uliet Phone 689-2228 Harold M. Reese Lowell W. Henry Stephen Olson, Resident Director FENTON, IOWA 889-2796 Armstrong ft«° answer gwea City 864-3441 C «H 866-1006 272-4242 Ringsted, Iowa 866-1006 Business office 120- JV. 7th St., Estherville, la., 362-2646 M • and family, LaPorte City, were Wednesday dinner guests in the Albert Mitchell home. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Mitchell were Saturday dinner guests in the Hans Oscher home, Fairmont. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wilberg and Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Halverson attended the 60th wedding anniversary open house of Mr. and Mrs. Omar Edwards at Emmetsburg, Sunday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Marold Schlei, Steven Schlei and Candace Wentworth were Monday evening callers in the Roy Chrischilles home. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Menz, Mrs. Nellie Boecker, Burt, and Mr. Dick Mayland, Elmore were Kossuth County Advance — 3 Monday, January 11, 1971 New Years Day dinner guests in the Roy Chrischilles home. Mrs. Henry Smith, Burt, was a Saturday afternoon caller in the Eldon Duncan home. Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Belknap, Lori Ellen, Mrs. Rose Krause and Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Hantelman were supper guests Wednesday in the Howard Krause home. CARD OF THANKS I want to thank everyone for the cards, flowers and Rev. Farmer for his visits during my stay in the hospital. Lila Duncan. (1A) Christmas Decoration Winners Winneri in the Fenton Community Club Christmas Decoration Contest were: (from left) Mrs. Janice Bruhn, 2nd place Ornamental Theme; Emil Bierstedt, 1st place, Ornamental; Mrs. June Spicer, 1st place, Religious Theme; and Mrs. John Wegner, 2nd place, Religious. Honorably mentioned were Herman Maahs, John Waite, Frank McFall, Mrs. Ernest Ftsner, Henry Bruhn end Mrs. George Jentz. Mr. and Mrs. Marold Schlei, Steven Schlei, Greenville, S. C., Miss Candace Wentworth, Hesperia, Calif., were Sunday dinner guests of Mrs. Ed Zwiefel and Orlo, Titonka. Mr. and Mis. Paul Eigler returned last week after spending three weeks including the Christmas holidays with Judy Eigler and Mr. and Mrs. Kaye C. Ruske at Colorado Springs, Colo. Enroute they visited Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Hantelman, at Longmont, Colo., Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Sorenson Jr., at Denver, Colo, and Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Roche at Nemaha, la. Linda Lenning, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Omar Lenning had a tonsillectomy at Palo Alto Memorial Hospital Tuesday. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Schulte spent the .Christmas holidays in the Jack Otto home, DeWitt and attended the wedding of their granddaughter Jacquelyn Jo to David Mockridge, Dec. 27. Mr. and Mrs. Mockridge left Dec. 31 for California where he is stationed in the Navy. Mr. and .Mrs. ..Adolph. Hansen, Mr. and-Mrs. Gerald Schmittand family, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Huskamp, Mrs. Carl Beck and Mrs. Olga Huskamp, Good Samaritan Rest Home, Algona, were New Year's Day dinner guests in the Clarence Arbogast home, Lone Rock. Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Arbogast were supper guests New Year's Eve in the Adolph Hansen home. Mr. and Mrs. Glen Flint and girls, were Sunday dinner guests in the Merle Flint home, Ringsted in honor of Nancy and Connie's birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Bert Seeley, Whittemore and Mr. and Mrs. Ellsworth Heidenwith, Estherville, were New Years Day dinner guests in the Don Hurlburt home. Mr. and Mrs. Dale Weisbrod, Nadine Weisbrod, Bloomington, 111., and Ann Bleckwenn, Iowa City, were Tuesday evening supper guests in the Donald Hurlburt home. Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Kramer and family, Mason City were Sunday dinner guests in the Stan Berkland home. Mr. and Mrs. Ervin Borchardt, Brian, Max and Brent were supper guests New Year's Day in the Bernard Miller home, Lone Rock. 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