Anniversaries from October 2011
Kuehn - 60 years
Mr. and Mrs. John Kuehn Jr. of Cape Girardeau will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Wednesday. Kuehn and Wanda Reynolds were married Oct. 26, 1951, at the home of the Rev. A.J. Langston. Their attendants were Mr. and Mrs. G.B. Kuehn, brother and sister-in-law of the groom...
Newell - 50 years
KELSO, Mo. -- Mr. and Mrs. David M. Newell of Kelso will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception Oct. 29, 2011. The event will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. at the 4-H Community Center in Arena Park. Hosts will be their children. Newell and Anna Bottom were married Oct. 28, 1961, at Elco Methodist Church in Elco, Ill., by the Rev. Clarence Patton. Their attendants were Joy Varner and Donald Poole...
Bertrand - 65 years
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Bertrand of Cape Girardeau recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at Port Cape, hosted by their children. The Bertrands and their family also made a trip to Las Vegas. Bertrand and Dorothy Huettig were married Aug. 31, 1946, in Perryville, Mo., by the Rev. A.M. Lohmann. Bertrand is the son of the late Frank C. and Zetta Essner Bertrand. Mrs. Bertrand is the daughter of the late Oscar and Frieda Klaus Huettig...
Buckner - 50 years
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Buckner of Scott City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner and dance Sept. 24, 2011, at the VFW Hall in Scott City. Hosts were their children and grandchildren. Guests attended from Missouri, Illinois and Texas. Special music was sent from Buckner's brother and sister-in-law who live in England...
Hobbs - 60 years
BENTON, Mo. -- Mr. and Mrs. Delano Hobbs of Benton recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner at First General Baptist Church in Cape Girardeau. Hosts were their children and grandchildren. Approximately 150 guests attended the event...
Wessell - 40 years
Mr. and Mrs. Doug Wessell of Jackson celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a dinner and party Sept. 17, 2011, at the home of a daughter in Jackson. Guests attended from St. Louis, Cape Girardeau, Jackson, and Perryville, Mo., and Kentucky. Wessell and Susan Eckelmann were married Sept. 25, 1971, at Evangelical United Church of Christ in Cape Girardeau, by the Rev. Ernest Jordan...