CEDAR FALLS — Elva M. Thuesen will celebrate her 100th birthday with a card shower.
She was born Nov. 21, 1917, in rural Black Hawk County to Marius and Rosetta Hansen. She married Ralph G. Thuesen on Jan. 22, 1941.
Elva was a farm wife and 20-year church organist at Fredsville Church.
Her family includes children Cheryl E. and Norm Gerdes and Marcia L. and Ron Michaelsen, as well as five grandsons and 19 great-grandchildren.
Cards may be sent to 7511 University Ave., No. 110, Cedar Falls 50613.