Leo and MaryAnn (Mergen) Kirschbaum of Algona were married October 14, 1947 at Saint Michael’s Catholic Church in Whittemore. They will be celebrating their 70th anniversary this year. Their family, including sons Kenny (Jayne) of Garner, Allan (Tamara) of Grant Pass, Ore., Roger of Davenport, and Craig (Deb) of Aurora, Colo., encourage family and friends to shower them with cards to help them celebrate. Cards and well wishes will reach them at 1713 East Mound Street, Apt. #4, Algona, IA 50511.