Anniversaries from September 2007
Williams - 50 years
The children of Charles and Judy Williams of Jackson hosted an open house to celebrate their parents 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 19, 2007. Guests attended from Jackson, Sikeston, Bertrand, Matthews, Scott City and Advance, Mo.; St. Joseph, Benton Harbor and Montague, Mich., and Hanford, Calif...
Jackson - 60 years
Arthur and Julia Jackson of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with family and friends at their home Aug. 19, 2007. The couple was married Aug. 17, 1947, in Ste. Genevieve, Mo. Their children and spouses are Bill and Debbie Jackson of St. Louis, Sue and Stan Cook of Farmington, Mo., Bob and Kathy Jackson of Jonesboro, Ark., and Tom Jackson of Kansas City...
Essner - 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Melvin Essner of Scott City recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner Sept. 2, 2007, at Cedar Street. Essner and Patricia Glaus were married Aug. 31, 1957, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. The couple has three children, Steven (Donna) Essner, Cindy (Brad) Riggs and Danny (Jill) Essner. They have five grandchildren, Dana (Philip) Spinks, Jared, Emily, Stephanie and Eric Essner...
Cook - 40 years
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- W.D. "Dub" and Debby Cook of Chaffee celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Aug. 30, 2007, with their daughters and families. The couple was married Aug. 13, 1967, at Whitewater by the Rev. Murdick. Their attendants were Diane Surman Borneman, sister of the bride, and Glen Cook, brother of the groom...
Boettcher - 50 years
The Rev. and Mrs. Loren Boettcher of Cape Girardeau recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. A dinner with family and friends was held Aug. 12, 2007, in Mayer, Minn. They celebrated with a service Sept. 1, 2007, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Hannibal, Mo., followed by a reception and supper in the parish hall...
Tankersley -50 years
MARQUAND, Mo. -- Bob and Wanda Tankersley celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception July 28, 2007. Hosts were their children, Jeannie and David Groves of Perryville, Mo., Tina Carter of Cape Girardeau, Robert and Celinda Tankersley of Marble Hill, and Scott and Beth Tankersley of Glenallen, Mo...
Glastetter - 50 years
ORAN, Mo. -- Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Glastetter of Oran celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception and dinner Aug. 4, 2007, at Oran Knights of Columbus Hall. This was followed by a Mass at Guardian Angel Catholic Church where they repeated their wedding vows...
Lage - 40 years
Wally and Dori Lage (front row center) of Cape Girardeau recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with their family at the Villages near Orlando, Fla. The Lages were married Aug. 5, 1967.
Saupe - 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Earl Saupe of Jackson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner and dance July 1, 2007, at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Jackson. Saupe and Marlene Bodenschatz were married June 29, 1957, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Wells...
Cox - 60 years
Charles and Wanda Cox of Whitewater celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Sept. 1, 2007. The couple was married Aug. 30, 1947, at Benton, Mo. They have lived in Whitewater most of their lives. They have four children, Vickie Burke of Glenwood Springs, Colo., Bobbie Barber of St. Louis, Basil Cox of Jackson, and the late Brenda Meyer...
Koch - 25 years
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Koch of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a surprise garden and pool party at their home Aug. 17, 2007. The event was hosted by their daughters, Megan and Amanda. Koch and Jane Mehrle were married Aug. 21, 1982, at the home of Ken and Bettie Mehrle, parents of the bride. The Rev. Ernest Jordan performed the ceremony...
Bodenstein - 40 years
Mr. and Mrs. Art Bodenstein of Gordonville recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a meal and reception hosted by their children at the home of John and Jill Peters. Bodenstein and Ann Buchheit were married Sept. 2, 1967, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville, Mo...