Walt Knapper celebrating 80th birthday with family


Walter (Walt) Knapper of DeWitt will celebrate his 80th birthday with a family dinner. He would love to receive cards from the many friends he has made at 1210 5th St., DeWitt, IA 52742.

Mr. Knapper was born Feb. 19, 1940, in rural Scott County, and lived most of his life in the McCausland area. He and his wife Grace were married Jan. 19, 1963, at McCausland United Methodist Church.

He retired from Oscar Mayer in 2002, and worked as a bus driver for the North Scott Schools, retiring in 2005.

His children are Alan and Sue Knapper of McCausland, and Ronald and Meg Knapper of Davenport. His grandchildren are Benjamin Knapper and Rebecca Wells.