Couples Announcements

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 ...

Nease

Don and Sandra (Robbins) Nease were married at Dan­forth Chapel at the University of Kansas on June 2, 1957 by Reverend Albert Bramble. Friends and family of the couple are welcome to at­tend an open house to celebrate their 60th anniversary at the Chipperfield Clubhouse located at 2745 ...

Cheung and Staples

Teija Cheung and Ian Staples are pleased to announce their en­gagement. The couple, who have known each other since 9th grade, currently live in Wash­ington, D.C. Teija is a graduate of Free State High School and is the Private Dining Co­ordinator for Mindful Restaurant Group. She is the ...

Funk and Petrik

Doug & Kathy Funk of Lawrence, KS, formerly of Concordia, KS, are pleased to an­nounce the engagement of their daughter Haley Anne Funk to Taylor Lee Petrik, son of Rick & Danna Petrik, Topeka, KS. Haley is a 2008 graduate of Concordia High School, a 2013 graduate of Kansas State ...

Rowen

Kenneth and Mary Margaret Rowen invite their friends to join in the celebration of their 60th wedding an­niversary and Ken's 90th birthday. A recep­tion will be held Sunday, May 28 from 2­ 4 PM at the West Cam­pus of First Methodist Church, 867 Hwy 40. The couple were mar­ried June 30, ...

Willis

In celebration of Jerry and Charlotte (Patterson) Willis’ 60th wedding anniversary on June 1, their family would like to honor them with a card shower. The couple was married on June 1, 1957 in Wellington, KS. To­gether they moved to several locations until settling in Lawrence, KS in 1969. ...

Craig

Don & Mary Kay Craig celebrated their 60th wedding an­niversary with a dinner joined by their children Michael (Kristy) Thomas and Deborah, their grandchildren and great­grandchildren. They were married December 15, 1956 in Lawrence and have lived in Lawrence most of their lives.

Rood

Jim and Terry Rood are celebrating their 50th anniversary on April 22nd, 2017. Jim Rood and Terry Best were married in Lawrence, Kansas in 1967 at Trinity Epis­ copal Church. They have one son, Dan Rood, married to Cyndi Rood. They enjoy retirement, traveling together, great food, and bragging ...