Ronald and Dorene (Wilder) Kirkpatrick of rural Florence will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday July 29 at the Burns Community Building in Burns.
They were married July 20, 1957, at Summit Methodist Church. Ronald is a farmer and rancher, and Dorene is a homemaker. They enjoy gardening and traveling to their grandchildrens? events and ballgames.
The Kirkpatricks have three children?Duane and wife Lori of rural Marion, Larry of rural Florence, and Cindy and husband Jeff of Florence?three grandsons and one granddaughter.
The couple requests no gifts. Carods may be sent to their home at 740 Xavier Road, Florence, KS 66851.