Dehons to celebrate 55 years of marriage

Sunday, July 17, 2005

Special to the Herald

Debbie, Jeff and Lee, children of Des and Betty Dehon, would like to announce the celebration of their parents' 55th wedding anniversary on July 21, 2005. The Dehons will gather with their children and families on Sunday, July 24, 2005, to celebrate privately at their home.

Des a long-time teacher with the Nevada R-5 School District and Betty, a retired registered nurse with the Nevada State Hospital, said they have crossed the paths of many wonderful people since moving to Nevada from Humbolt, Kan., in 1957. The Dehons also touched the hearts of children and adults alike for many years, by decorating their yard during the Christmas Season.

Their children welcome the participation of those friends, past students and colleagues, in celebrating with their parents, by mailing a card to: Des and Betty Dehon, 1007 N. Main, Nevada, MO 64772.