Tuesday, 23 August 2011 14:25
Goessel couple to celebrate 60th
Milton and Linda Goertzen will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, at Goessel City Building, 101 S. Cedar.
The couple were married Aug. 29, 1951, at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church.
The anniversary celebration is being hosted by their children and families.
The couple requests no gifts. Cards may be mailed to P.O. Box 153, Goessel, KS 67053.
Funks to celebrate 50th anniversary
A reception celebrating Loren and Heleen (Nikkel) Funk’s 50th wedding anniversary is planned for 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., with a short program at 2:30 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 27, at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church, 300 Prairie Pointe.
They were married Aug. 27, 1962, at Alexanderwohl Church in Goessel and have three children and eight grandchildren.
Their children are sons Wendell and Shelley of Wichita and Russell and Vicki of Olathe, and daughter June and Carl of Wichita.
The couple have spent most of their lives in the Hillsboro community. She was a registered nurse and he farmed and did financial planning.