Elmore — 85 years old

Opal Elmore, of Fort Dodge and formerly of Gowrie, celebrated her 85th birthday July 4.

Cards may be sent to her at 2721 Tenth Ave. N., No. 510, Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

Her family includes husband Carl; and Roy Elmore, of Fort Dodge. She has four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Opal Bradshaw was born July 4, 1928, in Dana. She graduated from Burnside High School in 1945 and married Carl Elmore Jr. in 1953.