Celebrations August 17
Ed and Pat Lens will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, at Risen Savior Catholic Church at 301 North Splitrock Boulevard, Brandon, South Dakota.
An open house bridal shower for Nicole Kerkhoff, bride-to-be of Derek Boeve, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at the American Reformed Church in Luverne.
Gert Kooiker will celebrate her 80th birthday on Friday, Aug. 18. Greetings may be sent to her at 401 E. Crawford St., Luverne, MN 56156.
Jarnet and Jan Johansen will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Aug. 19. Greetings may be sent to them at 1270 201st St. Hardwick, MN 56134.
Edward DeBates will celebrate his 90th birthday on Monday, Aug. 21. Greetings may be sent to him at Minnesota Veterans Home, 1300 N. Kniss Ave., Luverne, MN 56156.