10 YEARS AGO
MAY 22, 2003
O.J. Egesdal retires from Gladbrook-Reinbeck teaching.
Elsie Jean Wilson retires from Grundy Co. Extension office on March 31.
Ben Fogt awarded The Hans & Grace Olsen Scholarship at Waldorf College in Forest City.
Danielle Staker and Erik Calhoun were married on Dec . 28 in Siesta Key, Fla.
Charles "Chuck" Plaehn, 82, Reinbeck, died May 15 at Parkview Manor.
Harlan Beninga, 75, Grundy Center, died May 12 from injuries sustained in a auto accident.
Chris Peter Hansen, 88, Grundy Center, died May 13 at Allen Hospital.
LaVelle DeReus, 93, Reinbeck, died May 15 at Allen Hospital.
20 YEARS AGO
JUNE 17, 1992
Reinbeck Theatre Guild next production "Bye Bye Birdie" will be put on July 1, 2 & 3.
Tony Neal & Jaden Miller will be honored at an Eagle Scout Court of Honor on June 18 at the Reinbeck Memorial Building.
Mary Jo Schreck and Larry Messerly were recognized and honored for 25 years of teaching. Paul Sarrazin, Physical Science teacher, was also honored. He has accepted another teaching position.
John M. Breakenridge, 46, Hudson, died June 12.
William Dettmer, 90, died at the Grundy Hospital.
Robert Albright, 75, of Iowa Veterans Home died June 6 at the Vets Hospital in Des Moines.
Mr. & Mrs. Dick Bruene, Gladbrook, will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on June 26 at the Gladbrook Memorial Bldg.
Mr. & Mrs. Harry Dreesen will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.
Lori Young and Roger Beenken plan wedding for June 26 in Eldora.
30 YEARS AGO
May 26, 1983
Top graduates at Reinbeck High School were Marilyn Brubaker-valedictorian and Mary Frei as salutatorian.
Sherilyn Hansen was installed as Worthy Advisor for Reinbeck Assembly #100 of Rainbow for Girls.
Mr. & Mrs. Beryl Manlick will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on June 5.
Cozette Putzier and Chris Conrad will be married on July 9 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Waverly.
Sherilyn Volker and Scott Kisner were married April 30 in Hudson.
Mike Clark won blue ribbons in the standing long-jump and softball throw. Mike then went to Des Moines on May 9-10 for the State Olympics where he won first place and a Gold Medal for the standing long-jump.
Lori Lindaman and Greg Sharp were married May 14 at the First Presbyterian Church in Grundy Center.
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