• Mark and Val O’Brien of Dubuque, are announcing the birth of their daughter Scarlett Rose O’Brien. She was born at Mercy One in Dubuque May 18 at 1:57 a.m. She weighed 8 pounds 2 ounces and was 21 inches long.

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Jeremy and Katie Bonert, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their daughter Olivia Rose Bonert, born July 25, weighing 8 pounds 7 ounces and 21 inches long.

Jim Kluesner and Donna (Krapfl) Kluesner were married July 21, 1959. To celebrate their 60th anniversary, their children hosted a family party at Pinicon Ridge at Central City. A party was held at Luxemburg City Park for the Kluesner family July 21 and a party for the Krapfl family July 20, …

Gene and Betty Kruse of Colesburg are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Maria Brown, of Peosta and Tony Anstoetter, of Farley are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Paul and Luella (Manders) Lueken will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary Sunday, Aug. 4 with a family dinner.

Bob and Pat Meinert, of Dyersville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in LaCrosse, Wis. June 14 at Freight House Restaurant with a family dinner. They also celebrated June 15 with a celebration party held and hosted by their children at the Four Sisters overlooking the Mississippi Ri…

Bob and Rosie Platz, of Dyersville, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Adam and Kiley Rahe, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Elizabeth Mary, born May 29, 2019 at 1:44 a.m. at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque. She weighed 5 pounds 1 ounce and was 19 inches long.

Echo and Brian Kramer are announcing the birth of their son, Aidan Lei Kramer, born June 21 at 3:14 a.m. at Finley Hospital, Dubuque. He weighed 6 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Ashley Osterhaus, of Petersburg, and Jimmy Geerts, of Alta Vista, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Mimi Oberbroeckling and Grant Henning, both of Coralville, are announcing their engagement and upcoming wedding.

Camden Michael Konzen, son of Mike and Ashley Konzen of Dyersville, received the sacrament of baptism June 2 at St. Francis Xavier Basilica in Dyersville. Camden wore the baptismal outfit that his father wore.

Ben and Bridget (Brehm) Seiler, of Urbana, are announcing the birth of their son Mac Joseph Seiler born May 17, 2019 at St. Lukes Hospital, Cedar Rapids.

Brian and Melissa Mensen, of Alburnett, announce the birth of their son Tate Steven Mensen born May 27, 2019 at 2:47 p.m. in Cedar Rapids at UnityPoint, St. Luke’s Hospital. He weighed 10 pounds 2 ounces and was 22 ½ inches long.

Jerry and Pat Mulert will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 14, 2019. They were married June 14, 1969 at Resurrection Church, in Asbury.

Art and Rosie Naber, of New Vienna are celebrating their 55th wedding anniversary.

John and Rita Lansing, of Dyersville, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary June 13, 2019.

Robb and Megan (Gibbs) Larsen, of Hiawatha, are announcing the birth of their son, Owen Roger Larsen. He was born April 28 and weighed 4 pounds 15 ounces.

John and Ruthann Jaeger, of Manchester, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married June 6, 1959 in Earlville.

Rick and Mary Rauen, of Farley, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary April 13 at Timmerman’s in East Dubuque, Ill.

Parents of the couple are Terry and Linda Bockenstedt, of Luxemburg and Dan and Sal Weber, of Bernard.

Jesse and Karen Steger, of New Vienna, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Abby, to Nick Moore, son of Dennis and Denise Moore, of Iowa City.

Allan and Rita (Bruggemann) Rettig were married 50 years ago April 26, 1969 at SS. Peter & Paul Church, Petersburg.

Taylor Baumgartner, of Strawberry Point, and Bennet Klostermann, of Dyersville are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Mitch and Brittany Reittinger, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Rowyn Louise. She was born Feb. 26 at 1:50 a.m. at UnityPoint Health — Finley Hospital, Dubuque, weighed 8 pounds 1 ounce and was 20 1/4 inches long. She was greeted at home by big sister, Remi, age 1.

Wes and Nicole Marbach, of Earlville, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Anna Marie, born Feb. 19 at 2:42 p.m. at Mercy One Dubuque. She weighed 7 pounds, 13 ounces and was 20 1/2 inches long.

Danielle Kennedy, of Dyersville and Craig Manternach, of Cascade were married Dec. 1, 2018 at 2 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Basilica with the Rev. Dennis Quint presiding.

Brittani Stewart and Nate Steger, both of Lewisville N.C. were married Sept. 9, 2018 at Winmock of Kinderton, Bermuda Run, N.C. at 5:30 p.m. Pastor Dave Richardson officiated.

Travis and Kristie Thier, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their son, Hunter James, born Dec. 13 at 8:45 a.m. at Mercy Dubuque. He weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21 inches long.

Alvin “Shorty” and Doris Hermsen, of Dyersville celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Jan. 12, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the K of C Hall in Dyersville with a family dinner.

Rebecca Brehm, of Kieler, Wis. and Ryan Lehmann, of Peosta were marred on Oct. 6, 2018 at 1:30 p.m. at Holy Family Church, Peosta. The Rev. Rod Allers officiated. Music was provided by Evan Heil and Jacob Nuti.

John and Beth Ann (Mescher) Gallagher, are celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary. They were married Jan. 7, 1984 at St. Francis Xavier Basilica.

Matt and Maria Mensen, of New Vienna, are announcing the birth of their son, Spencer Leo, born Dec. 22, 2018 at 9:36 p.m. at Finley Hospital, Dubuque. Spencer weighed 8 pounds, 15 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Bodhi Cecil Walton was born Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018 at 8:19 a.m. to Ethan and Emily Walton, Waukee, at Mercy Hospital in Des Moines. He tipped the scales at 10 pounds and 1 ounce and is 20 inches long.

Eric and Kelly Klein, of Holy Cross, are announcing the birth of their twins, Carter Daniel and Carson Mark, born Nov. 16 at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque. Carter weighed 6 pounds 14 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long. Carson weighed 5 pounds 15 ounces and was 19 ½ inches long.

Larry and Jaimie Biermann, of Epworth, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Ella Bea, born Oct. 29 at Unity Point Finley Hospital in Dubuque.

Leo and Diane Jaeger, of Kenton, OH, celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary Nov. 25 at 1 p.m. with a surprise open house.

Ralph and Judy Weber, of Dyersville, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Connor and Megan Golden, of Peosta, are announcing the birth of their daughter Brayden Marie, born Nov. 1 at 6:36 p.m.

Matthew and Megan Vorwald, of Dyersville, are announcing the birth of their son, Noah Patrick, born Sept. 27 at Mercy Dubuque at 1:50 a.m. Noah weighed 10 pounds, 1 ounce and was 22.5 inches long.

Jenna Brown, of Farley, and Tim Wieneke, Dyersville, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Danielle Kennedy, of Dyersville, and Craig Manternach, of Cascade, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Cody and Laura Zumbach, of Hopkinton, are proud to announce the birth of their son, Eli Lloyd, born Sept. 18 at Mercy Hospital in Cedar Rapids. He weighed 5 pounds, 8 ounces and was 18 inches long.

Bill and Mary Beth Hollenback, of Farley, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

Nick and Debbie (Kruse) Overmann, of Guttenberg, are announcing the birth of their daughter, Breklyn Jean, born Oct. 13 at Mercy Hospital, Dubuque. She weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.

Josephine Wilhelm, of Dyersville and Brad Hennen, of Dubuque were married Aug. 4, 2018 at 2 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier Basilica with the Rev. Dennis Conway presiding.