Earl Oelerich to celebrate 90th birthday with reception


Earl Oelerich of Eldridge will celebrate his 90th birthday with a reception on Saturday, Dec. 21. Friends and relatives are invited to call starting at 1 p.m. at the Davenport Elks Lodge (lower level), 4400 W. Central Park Ave., Davenport. No gifts, please. 

Mr. Oelerich was born Dec. 21, 1929, in Davenport. He and his wife Janet were married June 28, 1952, in Davenport.

He operated Oelerich & Associates, P.C., in Eldridge, retiring in 2011.

He has served as president of the Accountants Association of Iowa, held several offices of the Davenport Elks, including Exalted Ruler, and has held several offices of the Eldridge Lions Club, including president.

His children are Rick E. (Diane) Oelerich of Davenport, Julie (Mike) Clark of Paynesville, Minn., Vicki (Greg) Angove of Cedar Falls, Sherri (David) Siena of Burnsville, N.C., Michael (Francis) Oelerich of Lebanon, Ohio, and Mark (Patricia) Oelerich of Harlingen, Texas. He has 13 grandchildren.