Cards and greetings may be sent to them at 845 12th St. S.E., Le Mars, Iowa 51031.
Melvin Ahrendsen and Marion Miller were married Oct. 8, 1952, at St. Joseph's Church, Ellendale, rural Merrill.
Their children are Doug and his wife, Theresa Ahrendsen of Orofino, Idaho; Gordon and his wife, Pat Ahrendsen of Omaha, Neb., Bruce and his wife, Sharon Ahrendsen of Cypress, Texas, Sheila Ahrendsen of Le Mars, Greg Ahrendsen of Merrill, Susan Ahrendsen of Le Mars, Sandra and her husband, Jarrod Vanderloo of Le Mars, and Steve Ahrendsen of Marcus. A son, Keith, is deceased. They have six grandchildren.