Couples Announcements

O’Connor

Kenneth & Patty O’Connor, rural Lecompton, will celebrate their 50th Anniversary on August 6 at the Stull UM Church, Faith & Friendship Center from 2 to 4 pm. They were married in Pittsburg, Ks at the College Heights United Methodist Church on August 6, 1967. Both are retired from ...

Cottrell and Morrow

Amber Cottrell, daughter of Larry & Toni Cottrell, Hutchinson, KS and Clayton Morrow, son of Matt & Kelly Morrow, McPherson, KS and Darcie & Scott Campbell, Wichita, KS are pleased to announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is a 2008 graduate of Nickerson High School in ...

Adams

John and Janet Adams, Lawrence, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 4. The couple married in Green River, Wyoming and later graduated from the University ofWyoming. The couple has lived in Wyoming, California, Idaho, and Kansas. John retired from Black & Veatch, and Janet ...

Falkenstien and Boltizar

Kate Falkenstien and Rich Boltizar are pleased to announce their engagement. The couple met through college debate and currently live in the San Francisco Bay Area. Kate is a graduate of Free State High School, Yale University, and Stanford Law School. She is an associate at the law firm McKool ...

Gaeddert

Barbara Knisely Gaeddert and William Kenneth Gaeddert were married July 22, 1967 in Moline, Illinois. They lived in Natcitoches, Louisiana and Iowa City, Iowa before moving to Lawrence in 1974. Barb worked in public, corporate, and university libraries before joining the Catalog Department at ...

Chan and deVries

Shawna Chan and Niko deVries are happy to announce their marriage on June 3, 2017 in San Francisco. They were married in a private ceremony on Billy Goat Hill overlooking the city skyline. Noah Wilkinson officiated. Attendants were Poky Wu and Andrew Diec. Shawna’s parents are Andrew and ...

Kahler and Stuart

Denise (Stephens) Kahler of Lawrence, KS is pleased to announce the engagement of her daughter Regan M. Kahler to Taylor R. Stuart, son of Dr. Michael and Lisa Stuart also of Lawrence. Regan is a 2012 graduate of Lawrence Free State High School, attended the University of Kansas and will earn a ...

Murphy

Susan L. Bove and Carl D. Murphy, both of Lawrence, were married on July 23, 1977, at the home of the groom's parents in Lawrence, KS. The Reverend Robert Freitag officiated the service. The couple were joined on this day with family and friends by their sides. Dale is semiretired as owner of ...

Kendrick

The family of Ralph and Margaret Kendrick of Lawrence is requesting a card shower in honor the couple's 60th wedding anniversary of Thursday, July 27, 2017. They were married in 1957 in Mountain View, Arkansas. Upon moving to Lawrence, Ralph was a firefighter for the city of Lawrence for 25 ...

Forsythe and Kyriakos

Michael and Sara Kyriakos of Lawrence Kansas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Paula M. Kyriakos to Noland Forsythe. Paula is a 2008 graduate of Lawrence High School, 2012 graduate of Kansas State University and 2014 graduate from Fort Hays State University. Noland is ...

Leininger

Drs Steven and Mary Beth Leininger celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary hosting out of state family members by renewing their wedding vows on Saturday July 8 at St John the Evangelist Church in Lawrence, Fr. Jeff Ernst officiating. They were married July 8, 1967 at St Bartholomew Catholic ...

Oehlert

John and De Vonna Oehlert were married on June 17, 1972 in Boone, Iowa. They are blessed with 4 children and 10 grandchildren.

Buskirk

Paul and Lauren Buskirk will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary on Tuesday, June 20th. They were married in 1992 in Pacific Grove, California. Mrs. Buskirk is the daughter of Rei Yoshinobu of Seaside, California and the late Cynthia Saxon of Pacific Grove, California. She is employed as ...

Stanwix

Gary and Linda Stanwix, Lawrence, celebrated their 50th anniversary on June 9, 2017. Gary Stanwix and Linda Beers were married on June 9, 1967 in Lawrence, KS. Gary is retired from Black Hills Energy and Linda is retired from Lawrence Public Schools. The couple have one son, Kyle Stanwix, ...

Garrison and Bode

Henry Bode Jr. of Towanda, KS and Robin Ridgeway of Blue Springs, MO announce the engagement of their daughter, Samantha May Bode, to David Dean Garrison Jr., son of David Dean Sr. and Kelly Garrison of Vinland, KS. The bride-to-be is a 2011 graduate of Blue Springs High School in Blue Springs, ...

Herod and Aiken

Johnny and Cyndy Herod of Lee's Summit, MO, formerly of Lawrence, KS, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Rachelle (Rae) Pualilia Herod to David Michael Aiken, son of Ronald Aiken, Lawrence, and Sheila Aiken, Colorado. Rae is a 2001 graduate of Lawrence High School, ...

Burkhead

Carl and Joyce Burkhead of Lawrence were married on June 2, 1957 in Kansas City, Missouri at the church where they first met when she was nine and he was eleven. In the mid-fifties, they fell in love while Carl was attending the Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy (now known as the Missouri ...

Kuhlman

In celebration of Al and Donna Kuhlman’s 60th wedding anniversary on June 1st, their family is encouraging friends and family to honor their special day with a card shower. Please send cards of congratulations to: Mr. & Mrs. Al Kuhlman, 3603 Yale, Lawrence, KS, 66049. The family ...

Fowler

Allen and Rosie Fowler, Linwood, KS will celebrate their 70th anniversary May 29, 2017. They were married in Lawrence in 1947. Allen retired from Kmart Distribution Center and Rosie retired from USD 497 Food Service. Allen and Rosie have two sons, David Fowler (deceased) and Michael Fowler of ...

Lang

On May 28, 2017, Ron and Carolyn Lang will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married on May 28, 1967 in Topeka, Kansas. Mrs. Lang is the daughter of the late Edwin and Melba Miller of Topeka. She worked at Kansas University for 30 years and retired from KU's Natural History ...