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Charles and Vicky Geers celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 28 with family and friends at Park Farm Winery.

Dyersville residents Don and Dianne Kramer celebrated 50 years of marriage Aug. 16. Don Kramer, originally of Earlville and Dianne Beckmann, of Dyersville, were married in 1969 at a noon Mass in St. Francis Xavier Basilica. During their 50 years together, they’ve lived in Cedar Falls, Grundy…

Walter “Hub” and Doris Kramer, of Worthington, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 6 with a Mass at 9 a.m. at St. Paul church followed by a family reception at Country Junction.

Steve and Marge Willenbring will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 13, 2019 with a family dinner.

Steve and Jeanne Rahe, of Petersburg, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Lone Pine Country Club.

Amanda Catherine Pennock and Jason Michael Langel, both of Davenport, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Allison Mary Koss and Craig James Kerper, of Marion, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Jenna Bonert and Jay White, both of Worthington, are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Dave and Judy Geistkemper will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 27, 2019 with a family dinner.

Travis and Kylie (Kruse) Kelchen, of New Vienna, are announcing the birth of their twin daughters, Stella Rose and Tayah Catherine, born Aug. 8 at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City.

Tom and Mona Schemmel, of Farley, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at Breitbach’s Country Dining in Balltown. Joining them were: Leasha, Steve and Rose Wiebers, of Urbana; Klista, Peter, Gannon, Mylah, Karlyn, Lambert and Leland Mels, of Perry; Koren Schemmel, of Roswell, Ga.; Marla…

Robert and Miriam (Schaefer) Eick, of Dyersville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 20 by having lunch with the Rev. Mark Nemmers, the priest who married them. Family and friends will gather for dinner at Cheddar’s in Cedar Rapids after 4 p.m. Mass at St. Matthew.

Keisha Lee Rausch and Dane William Bergfeld, of Epworth, announce their upcoming marriage.

Callie Lansing and Chris Nurczyk, of Joliet, Ill., are announcing their engagement and upcoming marriage. Parents of the couple are Dave and Becky Lansing, of Worthington and Mike and Kelly Nurczyk, of Channahon, Ill.

Pat and Carol Engelken, of New Vienna, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Heidi, to Alex Hermsen, son of Carl and Lisa Hermsen, of Earlville.

Robert and Dorothy (Koch) Pitz of Epworth celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a Mass Aug. 11, 2019 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Epworth with their family.

Richard and Jean (Sauser) Mescher, of Dyersville, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary Sept. 1 at the 8:30 Mass at the Basilica of St. Francis Xavier with their family.

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.

• 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.

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

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.

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…

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

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.

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

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.

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.