Bloomquist celebrating birthday
Louie Bloomquist of Fairfield will celebrate his 80th birthday Friday.
Mr. Bloom-quist was born March 17, 1937, in Ottumwa.
He is retired from NAPA Auto Parts and Bumper to Bumper Auto Parts.
He and his late wife, Saundra Bartholow Bloomquist, have three sons, Terry Bloomquist and wife Ellen of Cedar rapids, Randy Bloomquist and wife Theresa of Linwood, Nebraska, and the late Rob Bloomquist; one daughter, Traci Lott and husband Darryl of Niota, Illinois; nine grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
A card shower is planned to held Mr. Bloomquist celebrate. Cards can be sent to him at 602 W. Jefferson Ave., Fairfield 52556.