The Algona Upper Des Moines from Algona, Iowa on March 5, 1968 · Page 10
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Algona, Iowa
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Tuesday, March 5, 1968
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Susan DeGeeter Is Wed At Bancroft Feb. 24 St. John's Catholic Church in Bancroft provided the setting Feb. 24 for the wedding of Susan Mary DeGeeter and Salvador A. Rios. The double ring ceremony was performed at 11 a.m. A reception followed in the church hall. Parents of the couple are Mr. and-Mrs. Screal B. DeGeeter, formerly of Bancroft, and Mr. and Mrs. Faustino Rios, all of Aurora, ni. Bridal attendants were Ruth DeGeeter, sister of the bride, maid of honor, and Mrs. Bernard Veak, Jr., bridesmaid. Attending the bridegroom were Daniel Lamb, best man, and Bryan Noonan, groomsman. Ushers were Joe DeGeeter, Gil Rios and Don Fayfer. The newlyweds will make their home at Aurora. Mrs. Rios, a graduate of Des Moines Mercy Hospital School of Nursing, is employed at Copley Memorial Hospital in Aurora. Her husband, a graduate of Creighton University School of Pharmacy, Omaha, Neb., is employed at High Street Pharmacy in Aurora. James Rode Of Titonka Takes Swea City Post James Rode, a resident of Titonka, and a student at Mankato State College, has accepted a position to teach English at the Swea City school for the coming year. Mr, Rode will graduate this summer from Mankato State with a major in English and minors in German and Library Science. For the past two years he has been resident assistant at the McElroy Center dormitory. While in high school at Titonka, Jim. participated in band, vocal music, declam, FTA class plays and was. on the annual staff. He received many "one" ratings in state music and declam con* tests. He was a class officer each year in high school, a member of the National Honor Society, member of Boys' State and was valedictorian of his class, Mr. Rode will replace Colleen Sykes on the Swea City faculty. Ottosen Couple Are Honored; Wed 46 Years OTTOSEN - Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Hofius celebrated their 46th wedding anniversary Thursday, Feb. 22. Wednesday night, Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Wehr- spann came for the occasion and on Thursday night their daughter and family, Mr. and Mrs. Knut Oppedahl, came. - o - Glenn Norman, Seattle, Wash., son-in-law of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Richards, is on the apprenticeship board at Boeing Aircraft. As a reward for his work, he received a week's vacation trip to Boston. Mrs. Norman, a high school art instructor was granted time off to accompany him. Mary Lynn, daughter of the Allan Wehrspann's, celebrated her 8th birthday Saturday. Visitors that evening were Mr. and Mrs. James Jacobson and family and Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Jacobson and family. Mr. and Mrs. Homer Betz and sons spent the weekend with his father, Ernest Betz, at Grimes. Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Wehr- spann were weekend visitors at the Neil Wehrspann home at Colona, HI. Enroute home they were Sunday night supper guests at the Jerry Wehrspann home in Des Moines. Mrs. Neal Olson gave a talk about her family, the Havilands, at a Farm Bureau meeting at the Archie Rolland home Monday. Haviland china was also displayed. Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kinseth entertained at a farewell dinner Sunday in honor of Mr. and Mrs. Dean Loos and family, Bradgate. March 1, the family will move to Creston where Mr. Loos has employment with an aluminum manufacturing company. Other guests were Mr. and Mrs. JohnSaternof Bradgate, and Mr. and Mrs, Raymond Loos and family. Mr. and Mrs, Gary Anliker and family were Thursday night visitors at the Clyde Gingerich home, West Bend, to help Mr. Gingerich celebrate his birthday. The Ladies Rural Club met Thursday at the home of Mrs. Essie Cooper. Roll call was anecdotes of George Washington. Mrs. Mike Coyle gave the lesson on flag etiquette. Mrs. Annie Leist held recreation, which was quizzes. A birthday sale was held with the following contributing, Mrs. Edward Zinnel, Mrs. Kermit Fowler and Mrs. Leist. Mrs. Fowler was the auctioneer and $9.50 was realized. They will meet next with Mrs. Sam Kropf. The American Lutheran church women met Wednesday with Mrs. Cletis Hundertmark, hostess. Mrs. Allan Watnem gave the lesson. Mrs. Roy Jacobson entered Mercy hospital Tuesday night and is improving satisfactorily. Their daughter, Mrs. Nick De Francisco, Des Moines, spent from Thursday until Sunday with her father. Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Meyer and sons, Algona, were Friday night visitors at the Martin Meyer home to help Martin celebrate his 69th birthday. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Cooper and son and Mrs. Essie Cooper were Sunday dinner guests at the Gary Cooper home at Ft. Dodge to help their daughter, Pamela, celebrate her 2nd birthday. In the afternoon, they called on Mrs. Hollis Cooper at Mercy hospital. Mr. and Mrs. Donald Usher were Sunday dinner guests at the John Nye home at Ames. Other guests were Sara Usher, Norman Johnson and Linda Lucas. They celebrated two birthdays, Mrs. Nye's birthday, which was Feb. 25, and her mother, Mrs. Usher's birthday, which was Feb. 22. Mr. and Mrs. Faliey Gress accompanied Mr. and Mrs.Ervin Mogler of West Bend to Iowa City Wednesday. They returned Tuesday, March 5, 1968 Algona (la.) Upper Des Moines-11 home Thursday. The Cresses visited their son Rodney and the Moglers visited their daughters, Beverly and Joan. All are students at the University. Mrs. W. G. Cooper and Mrs. Essie Cooper visited Mrs. Hollis Cooper at Mercy hospital Monday. Mrs. Howard Hellickson, Mrs. Donald Usher and Mrs. Emil Welter and Mrs. Gordon Larson, Bode, accompanied Mrs. Albert Thorsen to Humboldt Wednesday evening where they attended a shower for Mr. and Mrs. Bachelor. Mrs. Bachelor is the former Karla Erickson and grew up in the Maple Lawn community. Mr. and Mrs. Mike Hinz, Henry and Walter of LuVerne were Sunday dinner guests at the Leo Tofteberg home. Mr. and Mrs. Merle Halsrud and Judy were Saturday night visitors at the Albert Helle home at Dakota City. COME IN TODAY How to MAKE HAY on your ( ™ if r *-~ v — INCOME TAX There 1 ! always sunshine for hay making on income lax relurns at your neurhy BLOCK office. Trained tax men take your data and bale it up fast so you have every tax deduction you've got coming tucked away in your barn. Make hay now! 1108 N. Moore BOTH FEDERAL AND STATE LIFE GUARANTEE W« guarantee accurate preparation of rvery tax return. If wr make any errors that coit you any penalty or infer* if. we wilj^ pay;___t_hepe^gjfy or intereit. 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