Andy Miedema of Orange City, celebrated his 85th birthday on Sept. 27. A family dinner will be held at a later date.
Cards may be sent to 301 Hartford Ave. SE, Orange City, Iowa, 51041.
His children include Brenda (Mike) Winkler of Dakota Dunes, South Dakota, Barry (Lori) Miedema of Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Bonnie (Allan) Reinders of Sioux Center, Iowa, Rob (Andrea) Miedema of Orange City, and Bradley (Lisa) Miedema of Sioux Center. He has 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Andy was born on Sept. 27, 1932. He was married to Joan on Oct. 1, 1954, in Hospers, Iowa. He is a retired educator and farmer.