EARLING -- The family of Marie Blum is hosting an open house to celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, June 4 from 3-7 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Parish Hall in Earling. Friends and relatives are invited to attend. Marie’s family includes Nancy Gaul, Harlan; Betty Blum (the late Darrell Blum),...
ASHLAND, NE -- Kelli Goeser and Jason Florell both of South Bend, NE, were married on April 2, 2016 in an outdoor ceremony at Ashland Golf Club. Parents of the couple are Bruce and Julie Goeser, Harlan; and Gene and Barb Florell, Elm Creek, NE.
HARLAN -- Christopher and Mary Tepe of Harlan celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary on May 18. Their children are Marielle Tepe, a student at Millikin University, Decatur, IL; Ethan Tepe and Jonathan Tepe both of Harlan.
DEFIANCE -- Anna Grace Krieger and Jacob David Heller both of Sioux City were married at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Defiance on December 5, 2015. Father Guthrie Dolan performed the 5:30 p.m. double ring ceremony. Parents of the couple are Amy Stoneking, Carroll; Marvin Krieger, Scranton...
SHELBY -- Bobbie Jo Shults and Vince Cruise both of Harlan will wed on June 17 at Willow Creek Glass Chapel, rural Shelby. Parents of the couple are Rick and Roxanne Martin, Harlan; and John and Brenda Cruise, Wesley, IA.
HARLAN -- World War II veteran and Portsmouth native Alvin Heller will celebrate his 90th birthday on May 21. His family is requesting a card shower in his honor. Cards will reach him if sent to Elm Crest Retirement Community, 2104 12th St, Apt #3C, Harlan, IA 51537.
DES MOINES -- Shelby Stotts and Reid Hundt both of Des Moines will marry on June 4 at Staves Memorial Methodist Church in Des Moines. Parents of the couple are Steve and Tammy Stotts, Altoona; and Jeff and Karla Hundt, Harlan.
HARLAN -- Shirley (Dreager) Knudtson of Harlan will celebrate her 90th birthday on May 16. Her family is requesting a card shower in her honor. Cards will reach her if sent to 2105 9th Street, Harlan, IA 51537.
NEOLA -- Panama native Neil Pauley of Neola marks his 80th birthday on May 21. His family is planning a card shower in his honor. Cards will reach him if sent to 612 2nd Street, Neola, IA 51559. Neil’s family includes his wife, Marian, and children: Rose and Ben Hunter, Omaha; Randy and...
COPENHAGEN -- Adam Zaccone and Kaylee Bingham were married on March 18, 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark. They exchanged vows in a private ceremony. Parents of the couple are Jim and Laura Bingham, Citrus Heights, CA; and Mark and Kim Zaccone, Harlan.