Anniversaries from March 2006
Engle -- 45 years
Lonnie Loren Engle and Joan Doris Rackley were married April 2, 1961, at the home of Jim and Elizabeth Brown in Nevada Mo. The Engle children asks that friends and family join them as they celebrate "Mom and Dad's" 45th anniversary at the Liberal Community Building on April 2, from 2 to 5 p.m...
LaFarge -- 65 years
Fay and Edith (Main) LaFarge will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on March 29. They were married in Butler, Mo., on March 29, 1941. Two years after they married, Fay served in the Air Force in World War II for three years. He was stationed in Guam. He returned home and they started farming, and did so until their retirement. They remain at their present farm, as they have for the last 49 years...
Wingate -- 40 years
Bob and Pam Wingate will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary in March. The couple's children and grandchildren, Doug, Lillie and E.J. Wingate, Danny, Kim and Hannah White, will be hosting an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. March 26, 2006, at the Kern Center, Rich Hill, Mo...
Peterson -- 60 years
Marie Judy and Kenneth Peterson were married March 8, 1946, by the Rev. W. Dunlap, pastor of the First Christian Church. The groom had just returned from serving three years in the Air Force, of which 20 months were spent in China, Burma and India theaters in World War II. The bride was employed in the claims department of the Western Insurance Companies at the time of their marriage...
Hyatt -- 60 years
Ernest Edward Hyatt of Folsom, N.M., and Grace Pauline Carmean of Xenia, Kan., were married at the Bourbon County Courthouse, March 21, l946. Grace and Ernest were going to be different from everyone when they got married. They took a train from Fort Scott to Kansas City, Mo., to be married. ...
Chapman -- 70 years
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Chapman will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on March 18. They have three daughters: Shirley Caskey of Clinton, Evelyn Warden of Peculiar, and Sharon Brenton of Lebanon. For most of their lives, Fred and Iva lived and farmed in the Hume and Metz communities. ...