Category Archives: Birthdays
The family of Shirley Juhl invites friends to help celebrate her 80th birthday on Sunday afternoon, March 8 from 2:00-4:30 at the Rusty Pig (212 Main Street, La Porte City). Happy Birthday Grandma!
Mae Schrader will celebrate her 97th birthday on February 14, 2015 with fellow La Porte City Nursing and Rehab Center resident Mae Brennan who will turn 97 on February 15, 2015. Birthday greetings can be sent to these ladies at P.O. Box 175, 1100 Hwy. 218 North, La Porte City, IA 50651.
The family of James Kullmer of La Porte City would like the community to share in the celebration of Jim’s 80th birthday on January 23, with a card shower including any special memories, pictures or stories that you may have. Send them to 108 Pleasant Dr., La Porte City, IA 50651.
Jim was born on January 23, 1935, to Keith and Mildred (Weaver) Kullmer in Traer. He arrived during a snowstorm on his mother’s birthday and was placed wrapped up on the open oven door to keep him warm. He grew up in Traer and Geneseo before the family moved to La Porte City. He met and married Gretchen Thedens of Jesup in May of 1955. They have lived in the La Porte City area and farmed until his retirement.
Their children are Sheri and Jeff Lesh of La Porte City and James and Traci Kullmer of Blairstown. Also two sons, Dave and Kris are deceased. They have six granddaughters and 15 great-grandchildren.
Esther (Tobiason) Greek will celebrate her 90th birthday with her family.
Esther was born on December 4, 1924 to Henry and Anna Tobiason in Ciaro, Nebraska and was raised in Silver Creek Nebraska. She married Maurice Greek, also of Nebraska, on December 4, 1943.
She is the mother of Georgia, Roger (Judy) and Terry, of La Porte City, Delbert (Joyce) of Mesa, Arizona, and Berneita of Marietta, Georgia.
Esther is grandmother and great grandmother to many who love her very much.
To honor her, birthday cards can be sent to Esther Greek, 802 Sycamore, La Porte City, IA 50651.
James Harrill will celebrate his 90th birthday with a family dinner. He was born on October 31, 1924.
Along with his wife Ellen, family members include their children, sons Steven (deceased), Jim (Kris), Mitch, Todd, Rick and Brian; and daughters Vicki Pecenka, Vicki Earney and Sherri Blume. The couple has 17 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Birthday greetings may be sent to Sunrise Hill Care Center, 909 6th Street, Room 101, Traer, Iowa 50675.