The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on June 16, 1966 · Page 8
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The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa · Page 8

Algona, Iowa
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Thursday, June 16, 1966
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JUNE 16, 1966 itentiw 8-Algona (la.) Upper Des Moin«s Thursday, Jun* 16, 1966 the derations and the topic dis- vention to be held in August, cussion on Amos. Delegates They were Lois Wegener and were picked for the LWML con- Regina Kerber. Services Held Monday For Fenfon Woman FENTON - Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at the Fenton Methodist Church for Mrs. Margaret Francis Groanu Peterson, age 65, who passed away Friday morning at Holy Family Hospital In Estliervllle. She has been ill with cancer for some time. Margaret Groanu was born on July 7, 1900 In Chicago, Illinois. She was married to Axel Peterson of Fenton In 1945. There wore no children. She Is survived by her husband, Axel, three brothers, Frank of Downy, Illinois, Arthur of Belle Plalne, Illinois, William of Arlington Heights, Illinois and a sister, Mrs. C. F. Johnson of Chicago, Illinois. Rev. Mussel Eldrldge officiated ut the services and burial was In ttie Fenton Methodist Cemetery. The pallbearers wore Mervin Wallace, Gerald Voigt, Arnold Halnzlnger, Uay Prlebo, Elmer Krauso and Henry Sclmlte. Thomas Funeral Homo of Fonton was in charge of arrangements. Will Be Bride Of Wm. Jentz On June 26 FENTON - Mr. and Mrs. Clarence L. Weaver of Ocheycdan announce the engagement and approaching Juno 26 marriage of their daughter, Judith Jean, and William Jentz, son of Mrs. William H. Jontz, of Fonton, and Make Lawn Care Easier, More Fun! RIDING MOWERS Finest on the market — meets sifety standards. Eiee start engine • 4 speeds, plus reverse. Easy handling—finger-tip steer- Ing—tip-toe clutch and brake. 4 models—prices start at $289.00. Write for Catalog "66A", Including special offer— and. please, give us name of favorite dealer. WEISBROD IMPLEMENT FENTON, IOWA the late Mr. Jentz. The couple, both graduates of the State College of Iowa in Cedar Falls, will resume their teaching duties in the Cherokee school system this fall. - o - Mrs. Gladys Smith, Chan and Jim of Sacramento, Calif., visited with the Wilfred and Ray Stoebers last week. Mrs. Smith and her boys are spending the summer at Lake Okoboji. Mr. and Mrs. Hay Stoeber attended the golden wedding anniversary of Mr. and Mrs. Carl Johansen at the Sherburn Methodist church on Sunday. Mrs. Johansen Is a cousin to Mrs. Stoober. Mrs. E. J. Frank and Mrs. Donald Shaw returned this week from a 2-week trip to the home of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Schiltz and family of Long Ueach, Calif. They flew from Des Molnos on May 2-1 via United Airline and roturned last week. Mrs. Bob Johanson of Minneapolis, another daughter of Mrs. Frank also spent a week there. A special event for the visitors was the wedding of Margaret Schiltz on May 28 to John Engstrom. Lesli Ann Manly, infant daughter of the Tom Matilys, was baptized at a private baptism at St. Luke's Lutheran church on Saturday evening. Mr. and Mrs. Orln Aanonson served as witnesses. Mrs. Rudolph Hannover suffered three fractures In the ankle as a result of a fall last Wednesday at her homo. She is recovering at St. Ann hospital in Algona. Mr. and Mrs. Norman Bollinger were guests Tuesday evening of the James Kressins of Whittemore. Tammy Waite, Cindy Dreyer and Debra Bollingcr were recent guests of Shelly Kramer in honor of Shelly's sixth birthday. William Hantelman will appear on the Eve's Kitchen program this afternoon (Thursday) at 4:00 with a replica of Eket hospital and an African village, to help promote the Mission Fair being sponsored by the Algona zone of the Lutheran church - Missouri synod. John H. Luedtke, son of Mrs. Reuben Luedtko of Fenton, attended the summer orientation program during the week of June 9-10 at Iowa State University. Guests of the Ed Uthofs in honor of Diane's confirmation were Mr. and Mrs. Don UUiof and family of Dodge Center, Minn., Henry Uthof of Des Molues, Rev. and Mrs. RexSpicer and Rexanne, Kathy Devan, Mr. and Mrs. Ray Uthof and family, Mr. and Mrs. Glen Flint and family, Ed Mitchell, Paul Cornelius, Mr. and Mrs. Uoyd Cornelius of Graettinger, Mr. and Mrs. Dunne Cornelius and family of Armstrong, Cheryl Berkland and Lynnette Johnson. THOMAS FUNERAL CHAPEL Fenton, Iowa Experienced Embalmers and Barb Wehrspan Of Fenton Is S.CI. Graduate Barbara Wehrspan, above, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Harold Wehrspan of Fenton, received her bachelor of Arts degree from the State College of Iowa, at commencement exercises held Friday evening, June 3, at Cedar Falls. Barbara was a member of Purple Arrow and Kappa Mu Epsilon honorary society. She is a 10G2 graduate from Sentral high. Next fall Miss Wehrspan will teach math at Corning, Iowa, high school. Last Call For Entries, Corn Yield Contest The 5 acre corn yield contest sponsored by the Fenton Community Club needs more entries. Here is the program: 1. Anyone growing 10 or more acres of corn in one field in Iowa, except hybrid corn seed production fields, shall be eligible to compete. 2. The entrant may select • the contest area of at least five acres from a field of ten acres in size anytime before harvest. The contest area may be selected from any part of the field, but must be in one continuous block of which no part has been harvested. 3. A minimum of 1:25 acres must be harvested, and supervised by a member of the sponsoring organization, this to include the measuring of the rows, the harvesting, weighing, sampling, testing for moisture, and calculation of yield. 4. The entry fee will be $15.00, payable when signing up for the contest. 5. Deadline for entry will be June 30, 1966. 6. All rule set forth by the "Iowa Master Corn Growers Contest" must be followed to IHJ elgible for awards. 7 Place of entry is the First Trust & Savings Bank, or Fenton Co-op Elevator. Karen Banwart Honoree At Funeral Directors Bridal ShoWCf Reliable 24 Hour Ambulance) Service Funeral May Be Referred To Us With Confidence Phone* FENTON 889-2796 RINOSTEO 866-1006 866-1001 866-1970 HAILorWINDSTORM We Invite Yoy To Get Full Information On Our NAIL INSURANCE POLICY VOIGT INSURANCE FENTON, IOWA Model Bridal Gowns Oi 60 Years Ago, Fenton Shower FENTON - Mr. and Mrs. Arlan Stegan (nee Lois Kay Voigt) of Cedar Falls, were honored at a open house shower-reception on Saturday evening, June 4, at the Fenton Methodist church parlors. About 100 guests enjoyed the evening which began with meditation by Rev. Russell Eldridge. Mrs. Clifford Douglas gave several readings. A parade of bridal gowns - old and new - was featured. The gowns of Carrie Voigt and the late Mrs, William Dodds - both sixty years old and Mrs. S. E. Straley, Mrs. Paul Eigler, Mrs. Dale Weisbrod, Mrs. Willard Menz, Mrs. Wendell Rusch, Mrs. Clifford Douglas, Mrs. Frank Mueller, Mrs. Dale Voigt, Mrs. Burnette Heine, Mrs. Kenley Zwiefel and Mrs. Arlan Stegan were modeled. They were modeled by Renee Douglas, Mrs. Elmer Greinert, Mrs. Wendell Rusch, Mrs. Derwood Voigt, Nadine Weisbrod, Coleen Menz, Margo Rusch, Kathryn Ditsworth, Nicky Mueller, Teresa Voigt, Mrs. Dale Voigt, Terri Voigt, Mrs. Kenley Zwiefel and Loree Douglas. A duet, "Blest this House'' was sung by Nadine Weisbrod and Dennis Eldridge. Mrs. Merle Voigt was toastmistress. Hosts and hostesses were Mr. and Mrs. Willard Menz, Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Menz, Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Voigt, Mr. and Mrs. Martin Hantelman, Mr. and Mrs. Gerhard Hantelamn, Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Huskamp, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Weisbrod, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Zwiefel, Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Douglas, Mr. and Mrs. Franklin Mueller, Mr. and Mrs. Don Shaw, Mr. and Mrs. Derwood Voigt, Mr. and Mrs. Dale Voigt, Mr. and Mrs. Merle Voigt, Mr. and Mrs. Wendell Rusch, Mr. and Mrs. Frank McFall and Mr. and Mrs. Howard Bruhn. FENTON - A miscellaneous shower was given for Karen Banwart, bride-to-be of George Bierstedt, on Friday evening at St. Luke's Lutheran church at Fairville. Miss Doris Beck was toastmistress. The program included a clarinet solo by Evelyn Bierstedt, a piano solo by Jerry Yoigt, songs by Derwin Long and Lori Haack, and Irene and Doris Beck, and a solo by Irene Beck. Derwin Long gave a reading and Evelyn Bierstedt read Karen's life history. Hostesses were Mrs. Carl Beck, Mrs. Wilfred Bierstedt, Mrs. Roger Long, Mrs. Lyle Haack, Mrs. James Bierstedt, Mrs. Lyndon Kerber, Mrs. Elmer Greinert, Mrs. David Berkland, Mrs. Keimeth Johnson, Mrs. Lucille Friuk, Mrs. Raymond Zwiefel, Mrs. Robert Wegener, Mrs. Uoyd Berkland, Miss Irene Beck, Miss Evelyn Bierstedt and Miss Doris Beck. In Medical Corps FENTON - Dennis Dahl, 13, son of Mr. and Mrs. Chris Dahl, rural Fentou, is among 300 conscientious objectors gathered at Grand Ledge, Mich., for 10 days of intensified military training. Dahl and others at the camp are members of the Seventh Day Adventist church who while asking not to bear arms, are being trained to serve in the Medical Corps. Shirley Osborn Of Seneca Is Fairmont Bride SENECA - A recent Senecan, Miss Shirley Ann Osborn, now of Fairmont, Minn., and Kent Olson, also of Fairmont, were married Saturday afternoon, June 11, at the First Methodist church at Fairmont. Miss Osborn is the daughter of Mr. anb Mrs. Archie Whitman of East Chain, Minn., and the groom's parents are Mr. and Mrs. Kermit Olsen of Fargo, No. Dak. Attending the bride as matron of honor was her sister, Mrs. Morgan Tennyson of Truman. Other attendants included a sister-in-law, Mrs. Larry Osborn of Fairmont, and Miss Joan Breese, a school classmate, whose home is near Seneca. A reception was held at the 1 church parlors for approximately 150 guests. Gifts were opened and displayed by Allison Me Phail, Fullerton, Calif., Judy Luedtke, Fenton, Joan Spee and Wanda Whitman, both of Fairmont. Mrs. James Olsen, sister-in- law of the groom, Fullerton, Calif., presided at the silver service and Mrs. Henry Looft, Fenton, cut and served the three- tiered wedding cake, which had been baked and decorated by Mrs. Russell Kauffman, rural Swea City. The bride is a graduate of Sentral high school, Fenton, and Mankato Business College. The groom was graduated from North Dakota State University with a degree in mechanical engineering. Both have been employed as office personnel for Railway Motors at Fairmont. Senecans in attendance at the wedding included Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Breese and children, Mrs. Olaf Oftedahl, Mrs. Alfred Petersen, Mrs, Edna Mueller, and Mary Hantelman, Femton, and Mr. and Mrs. Henry Looft. - o Martin Wilberg spent from Wednesday until Friday of last week visiting his sister, Mrs. Ida Eischenschmidt, and niece, Louise, at Dubuque. He accompanied his son Donald to Jacksonville, Florida, where he will be stationed in the Navy. Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wilberg and Dennis accompanied Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Halverson and Merle to Estherville Sunday afternoon, where they attended a reception at the Elmer Lee home, honoring Delmar Lee, who graduated from Mankato State College last Friday. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Thompson and Joy, also Miss Bertha Olsen and Mrs. Marie Heerdt of Ringsted, attended the wedding of the former's niece, Marlene Gilbert, daughter of the Myron Gilberts, Sunday afternoon at the First. Lutheran church, Milford. Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Thompson and Joy have been frequent callers at the Byron Hauge home at Bancroft these past two weeks. Byron, who is Mrs. Thompson's brother, suffered a stroke. He is recuperating. 'Bertha Olsen attended a birthday anniversary party at the Bertha Brighten home at Ringsted last Saturday honoring Mrs. Brighten on her 81st birthday anniversary. Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Baldwin and Tom Nielsen, also Mr. and Mrs. Lyle England and Mr. and Mrs. Fred Shilts of Algona were last Sunday evening dinner guests at the Dr. and Mrs. C. A. Plath home at Armstrong. The occasion honored Mrs. Baldwin on her birthday. Mrs. Donald Cronk, a former Senecan, now of the Armstrong area is a patient at the Holy Family hospital suffering with an injury which she sustained while mowing the lawn with a power mower. A piece of wire penetrated one of her legs. Mrs. Bruce Hill and children of Webster City were last weekend guests at the home of the former's parents, the Olaf Ofte- dahls. Mr. and Mrs. Ted Jensen and family took their daughter, Jill, to Sioux Falls, So. Dak. Sunday, where Jill is enrolled at Augustana College for the summer session. SHOP in your HOME COMMUNITY Fenton Business & Professional Directory FRIENDLY FENTON INVITES YOU FENTON PRODUCE - Lloyd Sunde Golden Sun Feeds GERALD VOIGT INSURANCE Fenton, Iowa HANTELMAN BUILDING SERVICE For Building • Remodeling PHONE 889-2281 Fenton, Iowa Dr. E. W. Ruske DENTIST Office Phone 889-2248 Residence 889-2353 Fenton, Iowa FENTON DRUG R.C.A. Dealer T-V Sale* & Service Phone 889-2713 UOYD M. BERKLAND licensed Real Estate Broker and Farm loans and Auction Service 2501 - 6th Street - Emmetsburg, Iowa Faye Hantelman Engaged To Wed In Fall FENTON - Mr. and Mrs. Eldon Hantelman, Fenton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Faye, to Jerry Belknap, son of Mr. and Mrs. Roland Belknap of Denver, Colorado. A fall wedding is planned, a definite date has not been set. Fairville Aid Met FENTON - Ladies Aid of St. Luke's Lutheran at Fairville met Thursday with Rev. Blissleading KELVINATOR AIR CONDITIONING UNITS FOUR SIZES JUNE SPECIAL A DISCOUNT ON ALL OF McFall Plumbing - Heating - Appliance In Friendly Fenton FREE Color Portrait Saturday Only, June 18 10 A.M. to 6 P.M. Bring In Your Youngsters ! Any Number, Accompanied by parents, 1 color portrait free to each family as a gift from our store. ONE DAY ONLY PRIEBE'S STORE FENTON - PHONE 889-2271 ANOTHER TRUCKLOAD OF THOSE PAX SUR-FLO HOG FEEDERS In 40 • 60 - 80 and 100 bushel sizes. Stop In And Look At The Finest Hog Feeders Available Yet Moderately Priced and we sell the New COW-PUNCHER Designed to work under all conditions,.. especially wet, wet weather 100 BUSHELS Model 88 «nen the wire gets wet and the insulators are soaked—when the posts are damp and the vegetation is rain-heavy the Cow Puncher st>ll sends a shock through the fence. NeveV before > hi- me fencer hke ,t Meets the *l fencing problem head on ' Holds cows-oigs-horses. Cures fence jumpers FENTON CO-OPERATIVE ELEVATOR Your FEtCO Cooperative in this Area

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