Berniece Schoop to note 90th birthday with open house


Berniece Schoop of DeWitt will celebrate her 90th birthday with an open house on July 14. Friends and relatives are invited to call from 1-3 p.m. at the DeWitt Community Center. No gifts, please.

Berniece Bauer was born July 17, 1929, in Bellevue, Iowa. She married the late Robert Schoop on July 24, 1948, in Clinton. She is retired from farming.

She enjoys playing cards, going to Dubuque to watch her greyhound dogs race, and spending time with her great-grandchildren.

Her children are Linda (the late Jim) Holuba of Eldridge, and Dennis (Theresa) Schoop of Galesburg, Ill. She has five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.