The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on April 19, 1966 · Page 12
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 12

Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, April 19, 1966
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I ST. JOE St. JOE - Mr, and Mrs. Jitn Putzstuck and family, Colorado Springs, Colo., visited last week here with relatives and Mends. Easter a Fisch family gathering was held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Tony Weydert and Barbara. Others attending were Mrs. Catherine Fisch, Algona, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Thilges, Marilyn and Bobbie, Mr. and Mrs. Delmer Plathe and Richard, all from here, Mr. and Mrs. Duane Weydert and son, Bode, and Mr. and Mrs. Jim Harms and daughter. West Bend. Marion Kohlhaas spent several days the first of the week with Nancy Ringsdorf in Des Moines. Mr. and Mrs. George Ham and Phil, Ames, spent the Easter weekend here with Mrs. Ham's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ed Bormann and family. Mr. and Mrs. Albert Thilges are parents of a son born April 9 in Mercy hospital. Mason City. This is tiie first boy in the Thilges family, as they have six girls. Mr. and Mrs. Nick Bormann, Livennore, and Mrs. Will Thilges, Algona, are grandparents. Kristine Plathe, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Milford Plathe, spent the Easter vacation here with her parents from Clarke College, Dubuque, where die is a freshman. Rosalie nig, daughter of Mrs. Rosalia Dig, freshman at Briar Cliff College, spent the Easter vacation here with home folks. Phil Bormann, son of Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Borman, and Randy Kollasch, son of Mr. and Mrs. E. J. Kollasch, students at &. Benedict College, Atchinson, Kans., spent the Easter vacation here with home folks. Sandy O'Brien, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Hubert O'Brien, spent Easter vacation here with relatives and friends from Sioux City. Mr. and Mrs. John Thul observed their birthdays and Easter Sunday with a family dinner and supper in the K. C. hall. Mr. and Mrs. Bert Thul, Regina, Sask., and Mrs. Nessie Templeton, Manor, Sask., Canada, were guests, with 60 in attendance. Mrs. N. J. Weydert and Sheryll, accompanied by Barbara and Dick Reding, Whittemore, spent the weekend with Harlan Weydert at Chanute Field, m. Harlan son of Mr. and Mrs. N. J. Weydert, a Garrigan high school graduate, recently completed basic training at Lackland AFB, Texas and is now attending jet engine school at Chanute for the next 11 weeks. Mr. and Mrs. Lee Nepple, Iowa City, spent the Easter weekend here in the home of Mrs Nepple's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Orville Wagner and daughters, Mary Lou and Barbara. Mary Lou spent the Easter vacation home from Mt. Mercy College, Cedar Rapids. Virgil Wagner spent Easter vacation with his mother, Mrs. Adeline Wagner and family from University of Iowa, Iowa City, where he is a junior. WESLEY I Mr. and Mrs, Herman Studer were Tuesday evening dinner guests in the home of their son Rollin Studer near Britt, and attended the confirmation of their granddaughter Debbie Studer at St. Patrick's Catholic church in Britt. The Leonard Studers ol Iowa Falls were also dinner guests there. Mr. and Mrs. Jim Raney of Bfookings, S. D. spent the Easter vacation in the parental, Cliff Anfinson and Dr. Raney homes. Mrs. Tom Forburger Jr. and children of Algona were also guests in the parental Raney home. Mrs. Elmer Doughan will entertain her contract bridge club Friday evening, April 14. Sister Michelene of Milwaukee, Wis., and Sister Giovanni of Wisconsin Rapids, Wis., spent several days over the Easter weekend with their father Vic Loebig and with their mother, Mrs. Loebig, a resident at the Westview Retirement Home at Britt. Mr. Loebig and daughters were Easter Sunday guests In the home of another daughter and family, the Larry Cooks in Spencer. Easter Sunday guests in the Leonard Arndorfer home were the Jim Walmsleys of Sac City and Mrs. Walmsley's parents the Elmer Doughans of Wesley, Vicki and Dan Arndorfer, Cedar Rapids. Mr. and Mrs. Will Martinek were brought home Wednesday April 6 from the Britt hospital. Mr. and Mrs. William Schneider of Algona announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Diane Catherine to Douglas Downs, son of Mr. and Mrs. Edward Downs of Mason City, formerly of Wesley. A June 25th wedding is being planned. The bride- elect is employed by Weiden- hoff Corp. and her fiance is with the Northwestern Bell Telephone Co. Mrs. Margaret Collinson recently returned from spending the winter months with relatives in California. She is the mother of Mrs. Ed Juchem. Vine Doughan reports a new grandson born Tuesday, April 5 at St. Ann hospital to Mr. and Mrs. Phil Ballard of Algona. Mrs. Ballard is the former Nancy Doughan. The young couple now have a family of two sons and two daughters. -o Since April has been declared National Cancer Crusade month, Wesley and surrounding territory will also join in and give contributions for the cancer control program. Wesley's crusade chairman is Mrs. Jo Meurer and Wesley township chairman is Mrs. Fred Bentele; Mrs. John Mullin is for Prairie township and Mrs. A. J. Grandganett for St. Benedict, Each chairman has been busy organizing workers for the drive, which commenced this week. Mrs. Cliff Anfinson of Wesley is south Kossuth chapter memorial chairman. This years National theme is "Fight Cancer with a check up and a check." MR. AND MRS. Kermit Kuocker and daughters of Columbus, Nebr., former West Bend residents, were weekend guests of Mr. and Mrs. Dick Kuecker. EASTER DINNER was observed at Gerald Kueckers, Cylinder, Those in attendance were Kermit Kueckers; Dick Kuec- kers, Algona; Bill Kueckers, Eagle Grove; Harlan Balgeman, Lyle, Minn.; and Don Gerdis,Titonka and families. MR. AND MRS. BUI Kuecker became the parents of a boy, weighing 8 Ibs., 5 oz,, April 25. He joins a family of four girls. The Kueckers were former residents of the Whittemore area. Wishing For A Buyer Won't Make That Sale! 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