Anniversaries from November 2012
Wendell and Wanda Oltmanns
Wendell and Wanda Oltmanns, of Le Mars, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary, Dec. 1, 2012. They will celebrate the golden event with their family. Wendell Oltmanns and Wanda Gabel, of Akron, were married Dec. 1, 1962, at St. John's Lutheran Church in Craig...
Darvin and Jane Petersen
Darvin and Jane Petersen, of Le Mars, will observe their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 1, 2012. They will celebrate with a private family gathering. Darwin Petersen and the former Jane Bortles were married Dec. 1, 1952, at Dakota City, Neb. Their children are Roger and Rosie Petersen, of Le Mars, Carol and Jeff Bunjes, of Alta, Connie and Bill Klohs, of Le Mars, and Charlotte and Jeff Langel, of Okoboji. They have 14 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren...
Ronald and Ina Smith
Ronald and Ina Smith, of Le Mars, will observe their 60th wedding anniversary Nov. 29, 2012. No special celebration is planned. Ronald Smith and Ina Mannetter were married Nov. 29, 1952, at Hubbard. They are the parents of two daughters, Sharon and Rich Cargin, of Le Mars, and Susan Betsworth of Le Mars. They have seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren...
Ken and Judy Prins
Ken and Judy Prins, of Le Mars, observed their 35th wedding anniversary Oct. 7, 2012. The couple celebrated the occasion with family and friends. Ken Prins and Judy Hennigs were married Oct. 7, 1977, at Christ Lutheran Church, rural Le Mars. They are the parents of two children and have two grandchildren: David Prins and his daughter, Brookelyn Rose, of Le Mars, and Becky Altman and her husband, Dan, and their son, Hayes Daniel, of Presho, S.D...
Steve and Marie Hurt
Steve and Marie Hurt, of Le Mars, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 21, 2012. A family celebration dinner was held in September. The couple has three children, Dan Hurt, of Alton, Dale and Julie Hurt, of Le Mars, and Brad and Amelia Hurt, of Wheeling, Ill. They have four grandchildren and one great-grandchild...
Bernard and Arlene Erdmann
ernard and Arlene Erdmann, of Le Mars, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Monday, Nov. 26, 2012. The couple has nine children, Mike and Diane Erdmann, of Omaha, Neb., Rose and Mike Anthony, of Le Mars, Dave and Angie Erdmann, of Le Mars, Julie and Scott Langel, of Le Mars, Mary and Nick Hentges, of Wheaton, Ill., Ann and Keith Wilken, of Le Mars, Kathi and Todd Oetken, of Le Mars, John and Lisa Erdmann, of Moville, and Paul and Jana Erdmann, of Sioux City. ...
Bob and Marilyn Gengler
Bob and Marilyn Gengler, of Oyens, will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. Bob Gengler and Marilyn Hackfort were married Nov. 25, 1972 at Roselle, Iowa. They are the parents of three children: Matt, of Missouri Valley, Iowa, Angie, of Oyens, and Phil, of Columbus, Neb...
Lyle and Ethel Heidesch
Lyle and Ethel Heidesch of Remsen, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Nov. 24, 2012, with a Mass at 5:30 p.m. at St. Mary's Church, Remsen, followed by an open house at St. Mary's High School Cafeteria. They are the parents of Ken (Ann) Heidesch, Pete (Sharon) Heidesch, Anne (Dennis) Von Arb, Nancy Hyland, Bob (Vicky) Heidesch, Lee (Cheryl) Heidesch and Carl (Macheal) Heidesch. They have 20 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren...
Bob and Ann Plendl
Bob and Ann Plendl, of Kingsley, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Nov. 24, 2012. Their children are honoring their parents with a celebration with close family and friends. Bob and Ann are the parents of Rob Plendl, of Kingsley, Randy (Dawn) Plendl, of Kingsley, Ricci (Michele) Plendl, of Kingsley, and Rochelle (Cody) Hiles, of West Des Moines. They have 13 grandchildren and are awaiting the birth of their first great-grandchild...
Ray and Eileen Rohlfs
Ray and Eileen Rohlfs, of Le Mars, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Nov. 17, 2012, with a Mass at St. James Catholic Church followed by a family dinner. Their children are Jim and Mary Ellen Rohlfs, of Le Mars, and Dave and Judy Jurgenson, of Montrose...
Bob and Ruth Kneip
Bob and Ruth Kneip, of Le Mars, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012. There will be a 5 p.m. mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Le Mars, followed by an open house at the K.C. Hall in Le Mars. The golden celebration will be hosted by their children, Rick and Mary Kneip and Ron and Angela Kneip. The couple has six grandsons...
Dennis and Cindy Schlichte
Dennis and Cindy Schlichte, of Le Mars, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Nov. 11, 2012. Dennis Schlichte and the former Cindy Oehlerking were married Nov. 11, 1972, in Le Mars. They are the parents of three children: Jason Schlichte and his wife, Courtney, of Morrisville, N.C.; Chad Schlichte of Omaha, Neb., and Jill Nielsen and her husband, Jean-Paul, of Elk Point, S.D. They also have four grandchildren...
Ken and Carol Taylor
Ken and Carol Taylor, of Le Mars, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house for family and friends, Nov. 11, 2012, from noon to 3 p.m. in the basement of St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. The couple requests no gifts, please...