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MOLLY KRONEMEYER, of Greenville, SC, is the daughter of Susan Lee, of Charleston, SC and William Kronemeyer, of Atlanta, GA. Molly graduated from University of Georgia, Athens, GA, and is employed by ScanSource in Greenville, SC as a Business Development Manager.
JACOB KITTLESON, of Greenville, SC, is the son of John and Carmen Kittleson, of St. Ansgar, IA. Jacob's grandparents are the late Carl and Lola Kittleson and Ed and the late Marge Salz, all of St. Ansgar, IA. Jacob graduated from Washington University, St. Louis, MO, and is employed by General Electric in Greenville, SC as a Gas Turbine Engineer.
The couple will be married on Sunday, September 2, 2018, in an outdoor ceremony in Banff, Alberta, Canada.
We would like to thank everyone who sent cards and called for our anniversary. A special thanks to our family.
Larry and Irma Van Wey
Avery, 50 years
Darrell and Deb Avery will be celebrating their 50th anniversary with an open house on Sunday, April 22nd from 1-4 pm at Donna's Lounge in Meservey. No gifts please.
The family of Lloyd Bernard McMurray would like to thank everyone who sent flowers, memorials, prayers, food, hugs and kind words after our father and husband’s passing. A special thank you to the nurses and doctor at Hospice of North Iowa.
Judy Olinger, Virginia DeWitt, John McMurray and Charles McMurray, Carol McMurray
HANLONTOWN — Steven Jennings and Mary K. McDonough Jennings of Hanlontown, Iowa were married April 21, 1968 at Grace Lutheran, in Hanlontown, Iowa. The couple will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. Cards can be sent to Steven Jennings and Mary K. McDonough Jennings at 306 N. First Street, Hanlontown, Iowa 50444. The couple's children and their spouses are Heather Jennings and Noelle Stoyles, Holli Jennings and Mitch Hagen, Heidi and Chad Hanson, Hilleri and Brandon Steinbrecher and Ally, Ashlyn, Avery, Austin, Baileigh, Berkli and Brinley.. They have 7 grandchildren.
In Memory of Florence C. Ennen
Our hearts are full of gratitude when we say many thanks to loving family members, wonderful friends & neighbors for all acts of kindness and expressions of sympathy: flowers, cards, food & memorials. (to go to 'The Salvation Army'.)
We also especially wish to thank Dr. Patrick Dunlay & staff at Mercy Internal Medicine & Dr. Brian Olshansky along with Jennifer McCambridge & all personnel at Mercy Heart Center for their genuine compassion & true kindness shown to our mother thoughout her many years of care. They guided us through so many storms to brighter days. Always willing to listen & understand.
Teri Jackson, Dave Ziron, Randy Ennen & Families
Marvin Schlutz, 90
Marvin Schlutz, of Mason City, Iowa, was born April 22, 1928. Marvin will celebrate his birthday with family on Sunday, April 22nd. Birthday greetings may be sent to him at 509 S. Louisiana Ave., Mason City, Iowa 50401.
Amanda Kloser of Marion, Iowa, is the daughter of Keith and Tammy Kloser of Durango, Iowa. Amanda graduated from Luther College in 2010 with degrees in English, Anthropology, and Women/Gender Studies and received her Masters in Education from the University of Iowa in 2016. She is employed by Linn-Mar High School in Marion, Iowa.
Matthew Meyer of Marion, Iowa, is the son of John and Carol Meyer of Mason City, Iowa. Matthew graduated from the University of Dubuque with a degree in Aviation Management in 2009. He is employed by McCloud Services in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
The couple will be married on Saturday, June 16th, 2018, at the Park Inn Hotel in Mason City, Iowa.
A big thank you to family & friends that made my 80th birthday special with cards, calls and a family trip to Palm Springs, California.
Rohn Luker, 75
Rohn Luker will celebrate his 75th birthday with a card shower. He was born April 17, 1943 in Mason City. His family includes his wife, Georgia, daughter, Wendy Luker-McWade and husband Frank, son, Daren Luker and wife Miya, and three granddaughters, Hailey, Lia and Ava Luker. Cards may be sent to Rohn at 425 SE 281st Road, Warrensburg, MO 64093.
The Family of Marcella Braun wants to thank all who sent cards, memorials and expressions of sympathy to us at the time of our mother’s death. We especially want to thank Rev. Zamzow for her generous support and prayers for us. We also thank and greatly appreciate the loving care of the nurses and staff at Timely Mission Nursing Home in Buffalo Center, where mother resided in her later years.
Mavis and Charles Ashland
James and Barbara Braun
Diane and Lynn Luepke
Joan and Loren Bidne
and their families
Ian Michael Decker
Dec. 2, 1988- Apr. 14, 2012 Those we Love don't go away, they walk beside us every day. Always in our thoughts and forever in our hearts. We miss you Ian, every day wishing you were here with us. Your loving family, extended family and friends.
As our Iowa weather can surprise us, the party for my 90th birthday had to be cancelled. I want to thank our family from Delaware, New Jersey, Michigan, Minnesota and Iowa for coming. Also a hearty thank you for the gifts, cards and well wishes. A real surprise!
Frank E. Wellik
Thomas C. Richards
10/1/47 – 4/19/15
No person is ever truly alone.
Those who we have loved
echo still within our thoughts,
our words and our hearts.
And what they did
and who they were
becomes a part of
all that we are,
Always & Forever
Your Loving wife