Category: Anniversaries

Anniversary? Grabers celebrate 50th anniversary
Anniversary? Grabers celebrate 50th anniversary

Anniversary? Grabers celebrate 50th anniversary

Graber.jpg Paul and Norma Graber celebrated 50 years of marriage by spending the day in Wichita with their family, a highlight being a visit to the Sedgwick County. The couple also took a five-day cruise. Their children will host a barbecue at a later date. Paul Graber and Norma Thiessen were married June 14, 1958, at Tabor Mennonite Church, near […]

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Anniversaries (Week of June 11, 2008)
Anniversaries (Week of June 11, 2008)

Anniversaries (Week of June 11, 2008)

Hieberts celebrate 50th anniversary HiebertMerlin&Velma50thAnni.jpg Merlin and Velma (Schroeder) Hiebert of Goessel celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 28. The couple married in 1958 at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church near Goessel. They spent two years in IW Service, working at Evanston (Ill.) Hospital, and currently reside on a dairy farm north of Goessel. Children are Sanday and Steve Banman, Myron and […]

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Anniversary- Kesslers to celebrate 50th anniversary
Anniversary- Kesslers to celebrate 50th anniversary

Anniversary- Kesslers to celebrate 50th anniversary

KesslerGeraldJoyceAnniv-Now.jpg KesslerGeraldJoyceAnniv-The.jpg Gerald and Joyce Kessler of rural Lehigh will celebrate 50 years of marriage with a card shower and reception from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 24 at the Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church activity center. Gerald Kessler and Joyce Thiessen were married June 9, 1958, at Parkview Mennonite Brethren Church. The reception is hosted by their children, Renay […]

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Mohn, Marcella Mohn celebrate 60th anniversary

Oliver and Marcella Mohn, Hillsboro, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house Saturday, April 12, at the Hillsboro Senior Center. Their family gathered for an evening meal on Friday. Attending were Gordon and Vicky Mohn, Hillsboro; Jeremy, Avery and Rylan Mohn, Olathe; Justin, Jenny and Paxton McKnight, Lindsborg; Bob, Karen and Tiffany Haug, Jetmore; Russell and Kara Haug, […]

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Anniversaries (Week of April 16, 2008)
Anniversaries (Week of April 16, 2008)

Anniversaries (Week of April 16, 2008)

Hieberts celebrate 50th anniversary HiebertMelvin&Norma-Anniv.jpg Melvin and Norma (Wiens) Hiebert of North Newton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary March 22 with a family dinner at the home of their daughter, Nancy and Bruce Funk, North Newton. Also attending were grandchildren Michael Funk of Fort Collins, Colo., and Gena and Adam Breker of Wichita. The Hieberts were married April 2, 1958, […]

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Anniversary- Mohns to mark 60th anniversary
Anniversary- Mohns to mark 60th anniversary

Anniversary- Mohns to mark 60th anniversary

MohnAnniversary.jpg Oliver and Marcella Mohn of Hillsboro will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at the Hillsboro Senior Center. Relatives and friends are invited to the celebration. The couple requests no gifts. The couple was married April 18, 1948, at the First Baptist Church in Durham. After 50 years, […]

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Anniversary- Hamms to mark 25th anniversary

Anniversary- Hamms to mark 25th anniversary

  HammDuane&Shirley25thAnniv.jpg Duane and Shirley Hamm of Hillsboro will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary with a reception hosted by their family from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. March 29 at the First Baptist Church in Durham. No gifts please. The couple was married March 29, 1983 in Durham. Duane retired from AMPI in 1994 after 37 years. Shirley retired in […]

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Anniversaries (Week of Feb. 27, 2008)
Anniversaries (Week of Feb. 27, 2008)

Anniversaries (Week of Feb. 27, 2008)

Schroeders celebrate 60th anniversary Schroeder60th2.jpg Schroeder60th.jpg E. Kenneth and Ruby (Prieb) Schroeder of Hillsboro celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception at the Goessel Mennonite Church. A light faspa was catered by Keith Banman. The couple married Feb. 27, 1948, at the Mennonite Brethren Church in Hillsboro. They owned Prairie Flower & Garden Shop in Hillsboro from 1988-2000, and […]

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Anniversaries (Week of Jan. 9, 2008)
Anniversaries (Week of Jan. 9, 2008)

Anniversaries (Week of Jan. 9, 2008)

Wedels celebrate 50th anniversary Wedel50thAnniv-Now.jpg Wedel50thAnniv-Then.jpg Henry and Verda Wedel of Goessel will be celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 at the Goessel Mennonite Church. A short program will be presented at 3 p.m. The couple were married Jan. 10, 1958, at the Goessel Mennonite Church. Henry is retired […]

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Anniversary- Friesens celebrate 60th anniversary
Anniversary- Friesens celebrate 60th anniversary

Anniversary- Friesens celebrate 60th anniversary

PaulGretaFriesen.jpg Paul and Greta Friesen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with their children during Thanksgiving weekend. They were married Dec. 5, 1947, the anniversary of his parents, Peter and Alicia Hey Friesen, at the Little Church Around the Corner in New York City, with his sister Ann and her fiance, Andy Anderson, in attendance. The couple has three sons, Chris […]

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