Larry Dreckman and the former Diane Schiltz were married Aug. 1, 1970, at St. James Catholic Church in Le Mars. They lived most of that time on the family farm east of town before moving into town in 2003.
The couple has three daughters: Tami and her husband, Andy Woerdehoff and children Samantha, Austin, Brooke, Tiffany and Cara of Le Mars; Teena Dreckman of Correctionville; and Terra and her husband, Eric Harpenau and children Taylor, Kyle and Eli, of Remsen. Two grandchildren, Alex Woerdehoff and Emma Harpenau are up in heaven with God.
Cards and greetings may be sent to Larry and Diane at 1126 Third St. S.E., Le Mars, Iowa 51031.