Couples Announcements

Whipple – Macedo Engagement

John Whipple and Monica Soderberg are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Hannah Whipple to Alex Macedo; son of Carlos Macedo and Guille Reyes Macedo of El Paso, TX. Hannah is a 2012 graduate from Free State High School and completed her Master of Arts degree in Anthropology ...

Bauer and Mihalko Engagement

Gene and Judy Bauer, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter Caroline Houston Bauer, New York, New York, to Gregory Allen Mihalko Jr. son of Gregory Allen Sr. and Mary Ann Mihalko, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Ms. Bauer graduated from Free State High School in 2005 and attended Mount ...

Strnads 50th Wedding Anniversary

Vic and Colleen (Trzicky) will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on February 28, 2019. Following graduation from Munden High School, Vic attended Cloud County Community College and Colleen attended Brown Mackie. They were united in marriage at the Methodist Church in Munden, Kansas. ...

Potter 60th Anniversary

Rev. Orrin and Patricia Potter are celebrating 60 years of marriage on February 26, 2019. We honor and celebrate your love and commitment and are grateful for the life you have created for all of us. With much love, your children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Correspondence may be ...

Kallenberger – Harton Engagement

Mr. and Mrs. James and Kelly Kallenberger of Lawrence, Kansas are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Paige Kallenberger to Gordon Harton son of Mr. and Mrs. Gordon and Marilee Harton of Overland Park, Kansas. Paige graduated from Kansas State University and is working as a ...

Raybern 50th Wedding Anniversary

Don Raybern and Shari Vick were married Feb. 14, 1969 in Lawrence. Don is retired from USD 497 and Shari retired from SWBT and USD 497. The Rayberns have two daughters, Jennifer Raybern of Ottawa, and Kelli Hedges (Randall) of Auckland, New Zealand; grandchildren Brea, Joshua, and Dylan. ...

Klasky-Hunter Engagement

Albert and Theresa Klasky of Baxter, Minnesota are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Nathalie Grace, to Evan Marshall Hunter, son of John and Leslie Hunter of Lawrence. Nathalie is a 2012 graduate of Central Lakes College in Brainerd, Minnesota and has an AA as a speech ...

Engagement Holcomb-Fonkert

Gregg and Cheryl Holcomb of Lawrence are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Maggie to Mike Fonkert, son of David Fonkert, Lawrence and Noreen Wittwer, Kansas City, MO. The bride is a 2009 Lawrence Free State graduate. She received a BS in Journalism from the University of ...

Golledge & Hocking Engagement

Caelan Golledge and Ashley Hocking are pleased to announce their engagement. Caelan proposed to Ashley in June while the couple was vacationing in Reykjavik, Iceland. Ashley is the daughter of Carmen and Michael Hocking. Caelan is the son of Nona and Chris Golledge. The couple graduated from ...

Finger – Phillips Engagement

Richard and Linda Finger of Lawrence, Kansas and Bob Phillips of Blue Springs, Missouri are happy to announce the engagement of their children, Kelsey Finger and Rob Phillips. Rob proposed to Kelsey last November. They will be married this November in a small ceremony with family and friends in ...

Kent – Leggins Wedding

Pace Leggins and Julia Kent were united in marriage on June 30, 2018 in Norton, Kansas. Pace is the son on Tom and Kris Leggins, Lawrence, and Julia is the daughter of Ron and Nancy Kent, Norton. The event was held at the Historic Heaton Building in downtown Norton. Julia's maid of honor was ...

Burns & Konzem Wedding

Sally Ann Konzem and Andrew (Andy) Richard Burns were married on July 14, 2018, at Arterra Event Gallery in Lawrence. Officiant for the ceremony was the Honorable Paula Martin. Attending the bride were her maid of honor, Kate Mather, and bridesmaids Allie (Hock) Chroust, Rebecca (Weinaug) ...

Hill – McKenna Engagement

Dr. John H. and Lee Hill of Lawrence, KS announce the engagement of their daughter Micaela Hill, to Chris McKenna, son of the late Jay McKenna and Carol McKenna of Overland Park, KS. The future groom graduated in 2005 from Kansas State University with a bachelors in Marketing. He is employed at ...

Bell 50th Anniversary

Loyce & Doris Bell will be celebrating 50 Years of God's blessing on their marriage. The couple was married on September 8, 1968 in Medon, TN. They moved to Lawrence in 1974, Loyce is a long time mechanic & retired from KP&L (Westar). Doris is retired from Hallmark ...

Mitchell and Ediger Wedding

Sarah Rose Mitchell and Jacob (Jake) Erick Ediger were married on September 8th at Union Station in Kansas City, Missouri. Judge Paula Martin of the Douglas County, Kansas District Court performed the ceremony. Laura Tully, the bride's sister, served as matron of honor, and Brandon Ediger, the ...

Wettengel Wedding

Juniper McCoy, daughter of Anna McCoy and Jerry Wettengel, Son of Martha and Teddy Wettengel were married on August 18, 2018. The ceremony was held at the acreage that Jerry and Juniper share in Douglas County and included all 5 of their children. Amber Brethouwer, Ordained Minister of the ...

James 60th Wedding Anniversary

In celebration of Larry and Mary (Speicher) James' 60th wedding anniversary on August 22, their children would like to honor them with a card shower. Cards of congratulations may be sent to: 3901 Peterson Rd. #G1, Lawrence, KS 66049. Larry and Mary are parents to Ronda and Jeff Riner, ...

Earl 50th Anniversary

Kent and Barbara Earl will celebrate their 50th wedding an­niversary on August 9th. Kent Earl and Bar­bara Monninger were married in the First Methodist Church in Iola, Kansas. Kent spent his professional career in the banking business in Kansas City, Mis­souri, Columbia, Mis­souri and ...

Stewart 75th Anniversary

John Thomas Stew­ art and Arletia May Torneden were mar­ried at midnight on July 27th, 1943 in a quiet ceremony in Oskaloosa, Kansas. Their 75 years togeth­er are filled with countless miles of long walks. John and Arletia's travels have taken them across the United States. Their home ...

Herod And Aiken Wedding

Rachelle (Rae) Pualilia Herod and David Michael Aiken were married on May 11, 2018, on the grounds of A Secret Garden in Independence, Missouri. Officiant for the ceremony was Erin Williams. Attending the bride were, her brother and man-of-honor, Jerrell Herod, and friends and bridesmaids, Lisa ...