Knokes married 60 years
Sheila and Fred Knoke will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on July 25, 2013. Sheila Mae Erickson married Fred Charles Knoke on July 25, 1953 at the E&R Church in Elkader. The couple, who has been long-term Elkader residents, have three children and five grandchildren. Their children include: Nancy Mc Clure in Temple, Texas, Elaine Martin in Bettendorf, Iowa, and Fred Knoke (Amy) in Decorah, Iowa. Grandchildren, include, Dani Heaton, Trisha Martin, Joe, Tom and Jack Knoke.
Plans include a family dinner celebration over the Labor Day weekend.