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August 22 is a special day for our sister, Nadine, she turns 80!

Posted August 22, 2018 at 10:57 pm

August 22 is a special day for our sister, Nadine, she turns 80!

I am sure many of you in Akron know Nadine since she has lived here almost all of her life. She was close by when she earned her teaching degree at Morningside in Sioux City and where she taught for a couple of years.

Nadine married her high school sweetheart, Sam Philips, they have been married 59 years. They have three successful children: John, Ann, and Mark plus nine grandchildren.

Raising children didn’t stop her from being the librarian at our town library for many years. She somehow found time to do lots of volunteer work. Nadine served on the school board,

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    90th Birthday

    On August 22, Alta Johnson will celebrate her 90th birthday. If you would like to send a birthday greeting to Alta, please send to P.O. Box 73, Akron IA, 51001.

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    Couple celebrates 50 years

    Jeanne and Barry Klave of Akron will be celebrating their 50th anniversary Aug. 26, 2018 with an Open House. The Klaves were united in marriage Aug. 31, 1968, when a young Jeanne and Barry said “I do.”

    The couple didn’t know what life had in store for them, but it has been an amazing 50 years with two sons, six grandchildren, four step-kids, and a sweet little great-granddaughter.

    You are invited to

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