Anniversary open house set for Funks

Funk 60th anniversaryBW
Funk 60th anniversaryBW

Eldon and Esther (Frantz) Funk are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at Trinity Mennonite Church, 211 S. Elm St., Hillsboro.

The couple were married Sept. 21, 1954, at Johannesthal Mennonite Church, Hillsboro, with pastor Delton Franz officiating.

Eldon retired from Cooperative Grain and Supply after 42 years. He is currently employed at USD 410-Hillsboro.

Esther is retired from secretarial work.

The open house is being hosted by the couple?s four children and 10 grandchildren.

They include Gerald and Carolyn Funk and Karla of Salina, Karen and Jason Eckhart of Victoria, and Krystal of Australia, Donovan and Patie, Diedre and Devin of Hillsboro, Jessica and Brady Platz and Korbyn of Wilsey, Janice and Delton Voth, and Peter of Goessel, Chrystiana and Bryant Miller of Manhattan, and Bryan and Darlene Funk, Emily and Nickolas of Beatrice, Neb.

The family requests no gifts.