Birthdays & Bridal Showers


Oct. 20: Elsie Peterson blew out six candles. Birthday wishes for many, many more happy days. With love from Dad, Mom, Henry, Oliver and Nora.
Oct. 20: Happy belated birthday to Ann Massara of Omaha, Neb. 


Lauren McBride will celebrate his 90th birthday on Oct. 25. He would enjoy birthday cards sent to him at Lake Pointe Villa, 408 Barton St., Apt 210 in Storm Lake.

Orlean Skibsted of Storm Lake will celebrate 90 years of God’s blessings on Oct. 29. Birthday greetings can reach her at 1021 Seneca St. in Storm Lake.


Oliver James Josephson, son of Brian and Megan Josephson of Marathon, was born Sunday, Oct. 19. Oliver was seven pounds, nine ounces and 20½ inches long. He is welcomed home by his big sister, Jocelynn. Proud grandparents are Dan and Kathy Josephson of Albert City and Steve and Lori Meyer of Fenton.


A bridal shower for Kelsey Davidson, bride-elect of Nathan Corlew, will be held on Sunday, Nov. 2 from 1:30-3 p.m. at Summit Evangelical Free Church, 1000 S. Main St. in Alta. The couple is registered at Target and Kohl’s.


Helen Johnson will celebrate her 99th birthday.  Help celebrate this special day by sending her a card to 705 W. Seventh St. Apt 202, Alta, IA 51002. Please come and join her in celebration with coffee and donuts on Friday, Oct. 24 at Welcov in Alta from 9-10 a.m.