Ida Jurgens to note 90th birthday with family


Ida Jurgens of Davenport will celebrate her 90th birthday on Saturday, March 23, with family.

Ida Anthony was born March 23, 1929, in Rock Island. She married the late Dallas Jurgens on May 5, 1949, in Davenport.

She and her husband farmed near Durant and Lowden for many years, and after retirement they enjoyed polka dancing, RV travel, and winters in south Texas. Her current interests include playing cards, reading, watching the Packers and Iowa Hawkeyes, dining out, and spending time with family and friends.

Her children are David (Julie) Jurgens of Surprise, Ariz., and Ronald (Jane) Jurgens of Tomah, Wis.

Her grandchildren are Dana (Paul) Moran, Cathy Jurgens, and Rebecca (David) Vannier. She has two great-grandchildren.