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PICKINGS FROM THE PAST

April 25, 2013

By Darcy Uttech
50 years ago

Thursday, April 25, 1963

Dwayne Armstead, 38, died last Wednesday at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester. Mr. Armstead was a former teacher in Fulda.

Mrs. Alfred Enzler passed away Friday at the age of 61 years old.

Rites were held for Florian Nemmers, 55, in Sedan, Minnesota on April 17th.

Pat Peddycoart and Ronnie Gilberts were married on April 20th in Oklahoma City.

Sharon Daly was married to Richard Turnquist on Saturday in Larrabee, Iowa.

Charles Breit and James Drealan to attend the third Annual Economic Conference for young adults in Minneapolis.

Mark Fisher was selected to attend Boys State.

The dart ball team of St. Paul's Lutheran Church won third place in the state tournament at Mankato on Sunday bringing home a large trophy.

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Kremer are the parents of twin sons born Wednesday, April 17th in Worthington.

Mr. and Mrs. Don Kramer are the parents of a son born Sunday night in Worthington.

Mr. and Mrs. Bernard Krueger are the parents of a son, David Alan, born April 17th in Worthington.

There will be a Cub Scout Kite Derby on Sunday in the field north of the ball park for Scouts and their families.



30 years ago

Thursday, April 28, 1983

The Fulda Coop Oil and the Farmers cooperative Commission Co. patrons voted to consolidate the two Coops at a meeting Friday night. The vote passed by 66.66% overall.

The Fulda Rail Purchase Corporation bought 7.4 acres of Milwaukee Railroad property in the city limits of Fulda at a total price of $58.000. Eighty-five farmers bought the 36 miles of right of way for $925.00 per acre.

Four Fulda residents filed for two seats on the local school board including Barb Bunkers, Voris Spittle, Rick Goedtke and incumbent Mike Stewart. Two seats will be open for election on May 17th.

Mr. and Mrs. Allen Behr are proud to announce the birth of Joseph Michael born April 15th. Grandparents include Mr. and Mrs. Lynn Behr and Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Dierks.

Mr. and Mrs. Anton Sturm are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

The Fulda Raider girls and boys each won their meet on Tuesday.



20 years ago

Wednesday, April 28, 1993

The Fulda Fire Department and the Dundee Fire Department responded to a call at the Dundee bulk plant where a Hogan Oil bulk truck caught fire while being filled at the facility. The extent of the damage has not been reported however Daryll Ommen was taken to the Worthington hospital for burns suffered in the fire.

The Fulda Fire Department also responded to a call on Thursday morning to the Carl Kleve farm to assist in a chimney fire.

Three candidates have filed for two positions on the Fulda School Board, they are Shirley Buschena, Richard Paplow and Marv Isder.

Sarah Ruesch has been selected to attend Girls State.

Justin Elder has been elected as Minnesota FLA president at the State convention held in the Twin Cities last week.

Lisa Stumm and Rick Gibson announce their engagement. A September wedding is being planned.

Don and Peg Olsem are proud to announce the arrival of a son, Paul, born April 22. Grandparents include Paul and Betty Olsem and Joe and Ellen Pekarna.

Sarah Ruesch has been chosen to be one of the members of the Women's All-State Chorus which will perform in Minneapolis in February.

All-State Band members for 1993-94 are Alicia Hart, Steve Kawkinson, Adam VanOort and Brad Wieskus.


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