Anniversaries from June 2003
Holders mark golden event
Mr. and Mrs. Bud Holder of Scott City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 31, 2003, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Scott City. Hosts were their children and spouses and grandchildren. Holder and Marian Welter were married May 30, 1953, at New Hamburg, Mo., by the Rev. Herbert Melies. Their attendants were Patsey Welter Peters, Jim Welter, Francis Stehr Sanders, and Louis Sanders...
Robinsons celebrate 50th
Mr. and Mrs. Martin Robinson of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner and reception June 7, 2003, at Drury Lodge. Robinson and Roberta Grossheider were married June 6, 1953, at Zion Lutheran Church in Gordonville. The couple has two sons, Karl Robinson of Cape Girardeau and Keith Robinson of Kansas City, Mo. They have two grandchildren, Kristen and Eric Robinson of Kansas City...
Smiths renew vows on 50th
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. "Skip" Smith of Jackson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary April 26, 2003, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Jackson. The couple renewed their vows and mass was said by the Rev. J. Friedel. A dinner and dance followed. About 300 guests attended...
Schlamers mark 60 years
THEBES, Ill. -- Mr. and Mrs. Louis L. Schlamer of Thebes celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary May 25, 2003. Schlamer and Pauline Foster were married May 26, 1943, in Charleston, Mo. Their attendants were the late Robert and Wanda Foster. The couple has three children, Linda Hutson, Vicki Hannan and Louis Schlamer. They have three grandchildren, Christopher and Craig Hutson and Ryan Hannan...
Livelys observe 40th anniversary
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Lively of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 40th anniversary with a family dinner June 22, 2003, at their home. Lively and Marilyn Toenjes were married June 29, 1963, at St. Peter and Paul Church in Waterloo, Ill. They have six children, Jeffrey Lively, Bradley Lively, Jeanine Tuschhoff and Jodi Lively, all of Cape Girardeau, Scott Lively of St. Louis, and Teresa Smith of Jackson. The Livelys have 10 grandchildren...
James couple marks 50th
Mr. and Mrs. John L. James of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception June 15, 2003, in the Family Life Center at Centenary United Methodist Church. More than 250 guests attended from Cape Girardeau, Scott City, Kelso, Gordonville, Jackson, Burfordville, Whitewater, Crestwood, Rolla, St. Charles, Jonesburg, and DeSoto, Mo., and Garland, Texas...