Beerts to celebrate 70th anniversary with family


Robert and Dorothy Beert of Eldridge will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with a family weekend in Galena, Ill.

Dorothy Lage and Robert Beert were married June 10, 1949, at St. Ann’s Catholic Church, Long Grove.

Mr. Beert was self-employed with Beert-McCoy Insurance Co. Mrs. Beert was employed by the city of Eldridge.

They are the parents of Julie (Mike) Hoffmann and Trudy (Bill) Shockey, all of Eldridge, Robin (Trudy) Beert of Long Grove, and Sandra (Rik) Powell of Marion. They have nine grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.