Their family is honoring them with a card shower. Cards and greetings may be sent to them at P.O. Box 55, Merrill, Iowa 51038.
Bill Hamilton and Mary Osterbuhr were married on April 20, 1968, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Akron. Bill was serving in the U.S. Air Force and stationed at Panama City, Fla., where the couple lived until he went to Viet Nam. After the military the couple moved to Merrill. Bill was employed at Wells's Dairy, Inc. for 36 years and is retired. Mary is employed at the Le Mars Daily Sentinel.
The couple have three daughters and six grandchildren. They are Shannon and her husband, John Szostek and their two daughters, Sydney and Nyah of Henderson, Nev., Tanya and her husband, Marc DiLisio and their two children, Giovanna and Franchesca of Las Vegas, Nev., and Brooke and her husband, Joshua DeYoung and their two daughters, MaKenna and Mallory of Sioux Falls, S.D.