Anniversaries from May 2011
Smith - 49 Years
Bill and Anne Smith of Scott City observed their 49th wedding anniversary Thursday. The couple was married May 26, 1962. The Smiths have two children, Scott (Lisa) Smith and Tracy Malone (John Nettles), all of Scott City. They have eight grandchildren...
Fritzler - 65 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Reuben Fritzler of Cape Girardeau will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a reception Saturday for family and friends at Good Shepherd Lutheran Chapel. A family dinner will follow. Fritzler and Emalyn Schmidt were married June 9, 1946, in White, S.D...
Maevers - 60 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Walter Maevers of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception April 30, 2011, at Cape Girardeau Elks Lodge. Hosts were their children and spouses, Curtis and Duana Maevers of Jackson, and Karen and Ron Cotner of Cape Girardeau...
Ringwald - 60 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Paul H. Ringwald of Jackson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception and dinner April 9, 2011, at First Baptist Church in Jackson. Hosts were their children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Ringwald and Verna Mae Crites were married April 14, 1951, at Delta, by the Rev. Hackley. Their attendants were Mary Crites and Dan Ringwald...
Schlimpert - 65 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Schlimpert of Jackson celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with an open house April 23, 2011, at Trinity Lutheran Hall in Shawneetown. Schlimpert and Wilma Lange were married April 21, 1946, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tilsit, by the Rev. H.J. Strickert. Their attendants were Berniece Schlimpert and Edgar Lorenz...
Ford - 55 Years
Bill and Ruth Ann Ford of Cape Girardeau observed their 55th wedding anniversary May 5, 2011. The couple was married May 5, 1956, in Cape Girardeau, by the Rev. A.J. Langston. Their attendants were Doris and Paul Keller, sister and brother-in-law of Mrs. Ford...
James - 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Milton James of Jackson celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner Feb. 5, 2011, at St. Paul Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall. Hosts were their children and grandson. James and Arlene Petzoldt were married Feb. 5, 1961, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, by the Rev. Walter Keisker. They were the last couple to get married in the old St. Paul Church...
Freed - 25 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Rick Freed of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a cruise in April to Cozumel, Isla Roatan, Belize, and Cayman Islands. Freed and Kim Givens were married April 26, 1986, in Cape Girardeau. Their attendants were Tammy Huckstep and Jack Huckstep...