July 2, 2009
Melvin L. Bohnstengel and Barbara A. Hertz are announcing their upcoming wedding on July 24.
Gary "Cupcakes" Kupka, 64, of Clutier died on June 23, in Clutier of a sudden illness.
July 9, 2009
Ryan and Rebecca Young of Altoona are the parents of their second child, a son, Alex Dean was born on March 25.
July 16, 2009
Julie Peterson McClain of Tempe, Ariz., and Chris Conrad of Gilbert, Ariz., exchanged wedding vows on June 6, in Hawaii.
Gerald L. Topliff, 82, of Traer died on July 12, at Covenant Hospital in Waterloo.
Gloria M. Danker Wilson, 79, of Cedar Rapids died July 12, in Cedar Rapids.
July 23, 2009
Jim and Ramona Snow are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on July 26.
Rev. Calvin T. Teasdale, 78, of Fort Dodge, died on July 18, in Fort Dodge.
Mary Margaret Neidick, 94, of Traer died on July 18, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo.
July 30, 2009
Cara Chizek and Brian Hintz are announcing their upcoming wedding on September 12.
Katie Nemgar of St. Louis Park, Minn., and Chris Long of St. Paul, Minn., are announcing their upcoming marriage on August 22.
Jennie Lynn Moffitt and Nicholas Ray Harrison are announcing their upcoming wedding on August 15.
Rodger M. Knoop, 67, of Traer, died on July 21, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
August 6, 2009
Wilbert W. Lamprecht will be celebrating his 95th birthday on August 9, with a card shower.
Kelly Marie Campbell and Adam Robert Himschoot announce their upcoming wedding on September 26.
Archie Leon Dabney, 79, of Waterloo died on Saturday, August 1, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City.
Lyle Frederick Sienknecht, 84, of Clutier died on July 28, at Covenant Medical Center in Waterloo.
Rev. Peter L. Swiggum, 87, of Decorah died on August 1, in Decorah.
August 13, 2009
On Sunday, July 26, 20 members from the Dysart United Methodist Church traveled to St. Louis, Mo., on a mission trip for a week.
Cari Blass and Justin Wieck are announcing their upcoming wedding plans on September 5.
Margaret Baker will celebrate her 89th birthday on August 19, with a card shower.
Leonard Vorba will celebrate his 90th birthday on August 15.
William E. Irvine, 90, of Dysart died on August 4, at his home in Dysart.
Kathryn S. Weaver, 94, of Traer died on July 23, at Sunrise Hill Care Center in Traer.
August 20, 2009
Marlys Cizek of Traer will be celebrating her 80th birthday on August 26, with a card shower.
Roy and Ellen Kern celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on August 22, with a card shower.
August 27, 2009
An October 3, benefit is being planned for Chris Cooper and his family.
Natalie Raub and Nick Ross exchanged wedding vows on May 9, in Des Moines.
Karina Alpers and Ryan Cooper are announcing their upcoming wedding plans on September 12.
Heather Raub and Tony Trumm exchanged wedding vows on June 13, in Eagle Center.
Sally Ritz and Steve Schwartz, both of Chicago, announce their wedding plans for November 28, in Florida.
Melinda Rae Berger and Trevor John Oberholtz were united in marriage on July 11, in Traer.
Helen Kern will celebrate her 80th birthday on September 2.
Robert Clarence Knupp, 83, of Dysart died on August 22, at Allen Memorial Hospital in Waterloo.
Stanley P. Dostal, 73, of Traer died on August 19, at Sunrise Hill Care Center in Traer.