Family

Wed
24
Jun

Birth announcement: Bredeweg

Jon and Amanda Bredeweg of Luana announce the birth of their son, Hunter Jon Bredeweg, June 15, 2015 at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. He weighed 6 lbs., 10.8 ozs. and measured 21 inches in length at the time of his birth. He joins a brother, Evan (2).
Grandparents are Jeanette Bredeweg of Linton, IN and Elwin and Laurie Dirksen of Elgin. Great-grandparents are Joan Welch of Monona and Orlan Landsgard of West Union.

Wed
24
Jun

Birth announcement: Gaherty

Jodi and Jesse Gaherty of Cedar Falls announce the birth of their daughter, Jayln Mary Jean Gaherty, May 22, 2015 at Covenant Hospital in Waterloo. She weighed 9 lbs., 8 ozs. and measured 22 inches in length at the time of her birth. She joins a brother, Jayce (6), and a sister, Jayah (2-1/2).
Grandparents are Don and Linda Kruse of Waukon and Terry and the late Sharon Gaherty of Dubuque. Great-grandmother is Donna Kruse of Bristow.

Wed
24
Jun

Birth announcement: Wilke

Jake and Jessica Wilke of Monona announce the birth of their daughter, Charlotte Rose Wilke, June 9, 2015 at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. She weighed 8 lbs., 1 oz. and measured 21 inches in length at the time of her birth.
Grandparents are Mark and Kam Fohey of Monona, Dave and Becky Wilke of Elkader and Jill Winkoski of Hudson, WI. Great-grandparents are Tom and Mary Jo Wilke of Monona, Judy Fohey of Pewaukee, WI and Mary and Fred Winkoski of Hudson, WI.

Wed
24
Jun

Jackson, Sandvick exchange vows during April 11 ceremony

Amber Jackson of Waukon and Andrew Sandvick of Norwalk, OH were joined in marriage April 11, 2015 by Pastor Eric Partin at the Holley By The Sea Beach House in Navarre, FL.
The bride is the daughter of Dean and Mary Jackson of Waukon. She is a 2004 graduate of Waukon Senior High School and a 2008 graduate of Buena Vista University. She is currently employed as a business analyst for H2 Performance Consulting Corp.
The groom is the son of Jerry and Karen Sandvick of Navarre, FL and Mollie and John Wetherill of Norwalk, OH. He is a 2000 graduate of Norwalk High School and is currently employed by Publix Super Markets.
Given in marriage by her father, the bride wore a floor-length white A-line chiffon halter dress with a lace-up back and crossed straps. She carried a hand-made bouquet of white roses, green poms, and purple carnations and alstroemerias.

Wed
24
Jun

Arden and Joyce Hanson to celebrate 60th anniversary

Arden and Joyce Hanson of Waukon will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary June 28. Arden Hanson and Joyce Snitker were married June 28, 1955 at Salem Reform Church, rural Waukon.
The couple has six children, Karen (Bill) Regan, Bev (Brad) Krambeer, Steve (Pat) Hanson, David (Barb) Hanson, Debra (Bart) Lodge and Lisa (Jeff) Kelm. They have ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Cards and well wishes may be sent to 926 2nd St. NW, Waukon, IA 52172.

Wed
24
Jun

June 27 open house will honor Hazel Sorum Larsgaard’s 100th birthday

Hazel Sorum Larsgaard of Fairview, SD will be celebrating her 100th birthday  June 25. An open house will be held Saturday, June 27 from 2-4 p.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Fairview.  This celebration of her centennial birthday will be hosted by her family.
The governor of South Dakota has also proclaimed June 25, 2015 as Hazel Larsgaard Day in the state of South Dakota.
Hazel’s great-grandparents were early settlers of the Old West Paint Creek Lutheran Church area in Allamakee County. She and her late husband, Roy Larsgaard, enjoyed many visits over the years with her Sorum relatives in the Waukon-Decorah area.  
Greetings may be sent to her in care of Charles and Lorene Fossum, her daughter, at 48388 288th Street, Canton, SD 57013.  For additional information, contact her eldest grandson, Todd Fossum at 402-709-2695.  
 

Wed
24
Jun

Rita Dougherty to celebrate 85th birthday

Friends and family are invited to celebrate Rita Dougherty’s 85th birthday at an open house hosted by her children Sunday, July 5 from 1-4 p.m. at Farmers and Merchants Savings Bank, 201 W. Main Street, Waukon. She requests no gifts.
 

Wed
24
Jun

Aure family reunion June 28

The Aure family reunion will be held Sunday, June 28 in the Sweeney Shelter at Waukon City Park. A potluck meal will be served at 12 noon.

Wed
17
Jun

Birth announcement: Roney

Kristy and Austin Roney of Waukon announce the birth of their son, Lincoln Lawrence Roney, June 10, 2015 at Veterans Memorial Hospital in Waukon. He weighed 7 lbs., 2.4 ozs. and measured 20-1/2 inches in length at the time of his birth.
Grandparents are Dale and Dawn Roney of Waukon and Debra Wallerich of Harpers Ferry. Great-grandmother is Dorothy Gelo of Postville.

Wed
17
Jun

Bakewell, Darling to wed June 20

Brittany Bakewell of New Albin and Stephen Darling of Lansing announce their engagement and upcoming wedding. They plan to exchange vows June 20 at the Bechtel Farm near Lansing. A reception will be held at the New Albin Community Center following the ceremony.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Roger and Toni Bakewell of New Albin and Lenny Baxter of Waterloo. She is a recent graduate of the nursing program at Winona State University and is currently employed as a respite care provider. She plans to work as a nurse after completing her State Board exams.
The groom-elect is the son of Jeff and Judi Darling of Lansing. He served in the  U.S. Air Force for four years and is currently employed as a union carpenter for CD Smith.

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