Duerksens celebrate 50th anniversary

Milton and Alice Duerksen of rural Goessel will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Sunday, May 19, at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church in rural Goessel.

The Duerksens were married May 20, 1952.

The event will be hosted by their children, Carol Duerksen and husband Maynard Knepp, Marlo Duerksen and wife Lynette, and Gary Duerksen and wife Angie; and grandchildren, Travis, Kent and Olivia Duerksen.

The couple requests no gifts.

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