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  • Card Showers


    Darlene Williams will celebrate her 95th birthday Feb. 27.

    In honor of the occasion, her family is requesting a card shower.

    Cards can be sent to her at: Darlene Williams, c/o Red Oak Healthcare, 1600 E. Summit St., Red Oak, IA 51566.


    Francine Williams will celebrate her 90th birthday March 1.

    In honor of the occasion, a card shower is requested.

    Please send cards to Francine at 200 Park Ave., Red Oak, IA 51566.


  • Card Shower

    Delbert and Kathy King, formerly of Clarinda, will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary Feb. 9.

    Their family invites friends to share well wishes with a card shower.

    Greetings can be sent to them at: Mr. and Mrs. Delbert King, c/o Good Samaritan Society, 202 Central Ave., Villisca, IA 50864. 

  • Card Shower

    Dixie Rolofson of Red Oak will be celebrating her 90th birthday on Feb. 15, 2018.

    Her family invites everyone to celebrate Dixie’s birthday with a card shower.

    Cards may be sent to her at 1611 Bluegrass Road, Red Oak, IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    William F. “Spike” Young will celebrate his 90th birthday Jan. 6.

    In honor of the occasion, his family is hosting a card shower.

    Send cards to 300 W. Reed St., Red Oak, IA 51566. 

  • Card Shower

    The family of Maxine Chastain cordially invites you to participate in a birthday card shower for Maxine’s 95th birthday.

    Her birthday is Dec. 2, and you may send your birthday wishes to her at 900 Hope Street #316, Mankato, MN 56001.

    She would love to hear from you!

  • Wedding Announcement

    Samantha Keast of Lakewood, Colo., and James Parsons, also of Lakewood were married July 14, 2017, under the Iowa State University campanile in Ames. Pastor David MacDonald officiated at the 1 p.m. ceremony.

    The bride, the daughter of Russ and Diane Keast of Henderson, earned her bachelor’s degree from Iowa State University in 2016 and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in speech-language pathology. She is employed by Denver Public Schools as a first-grade literacy paraprofessional.

  • Card Shower

    The family of Millard and Phyllis Sink of Corning are hosting a card shower in honor of their 65th anniversary Nov. 23.

    Cards can be sent to them at 1108 4th St., Corning, IA 50841.

  • Card Shower

    Judy Bergsten will celebrate her 97th birthday Oct. 27.

    Her family is honoring her with a card shower.

    Please send cards to 1938 G Ave. Apt. 4, Red Oak, IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    The family of Kenneth Culbertson is requesting a card shower for his 79th birthday on Oct. 19.

    Cards may be sent to Kenneth at 1805 N. 8th St. Apt 25D, Red Oak, IA 51566.

  • Card Shower

    Ed Spangenberg will celebrate his 90th birthday Nov. 5.

    Help Ed celebrate by sending him a card at 1300 Senate Ave. Apt. 111, Red Oak, IA 51566.