Anniversaries from July 2012
Cotner - 40 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Ron Cotner of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary June 2, 2012, at Kentucky Lake. Cotner and Karen Maevers were married June 3, 1972, at Egypt Mills Trinity Lutheran Church, by the Rev. David Loesch. The couple has two children, Danielle Cotner of Cape Girardeau, and Matthew (Jessica) Cotner of Sikeston, Mo. They have a grandson, Owen Cotner...
Hogan - 40 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Hogan of Jackson celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with family in Georgia. They enjoyed dinner July 13 at the revolving Sun Dial Restaurant Bar and View in Atlanta, hosted by their daughter and son-in-law. Following a three-day visit in Atlanta, they traveled to Dillard House Resort in Dillard, Ga...
Kern - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Ronald H. Kern of Scott City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 4, 2012. They also celebrated with a family trip to Branson, Mo., and Silver Dollar City July 16 to 18. Kern and Rosemary A. Uhrhan were married Aug. 4, 1962, at St. ...
Ewbank - 50 Years, Claypool - 50 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Ewbank of Cape Girardeau and Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Claypool of Estes Park, Colo., celebrated their 50th wedding anniversaries by renewing their vows July 8, 2012, in a double ceremony on board a cruise ship to Alaska. The women are twins, and both have two children and four grandchildren...
Sanders - 40 years
Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Sanders of Cape Girardeau celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a motorcycle ride with friends through five states and dinner at Shoguns June 23, 2012. Sanders and Margaret Surgalski were married June 23, 1972, at Plumfield Christian Church in Plumfield, Ill. Paul Odum conducted the ceremony. Their attendants were Gail Adelsberger and David Jordan...
Wilson - 65 Years
Mr. and Mrs. David E. Wilson of Whitewater celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a reception June 24, 2012, at Chaffee Nursing Center in Chaffee, Mo. Hosts were their children. Wilson and Helen R. Maples were married June 25, 1947, in Arkansas...
Boudinot - 60 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Boudinot of Jackson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at their home June 16, 2012. Hosts were their children. Boudinot and Jacqueline Hoffmeister were married June 22, 1952, at First Baptist Church in Jackson, by the Rev. L.A. Greene. It was a double ceremony with Mrs. Boudinot's sister, Pat Baker and husband Don...
Craft - 50 Years
Ray and Betty Craft of Cape Girardeau will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Thursday. The couple was married July 5, 1962, at First Christian Church, by the Rev. Donald Pelsue. The Crafts have three children, Jeretta (Steve) Schaefer of Charlotte, N.C., Pamela Craft of Munford, Tenn., and Gregory (Amanda) Craft of Cape Girardeau. They have three grandchildren, Anneliese Schaefer of Charlotte, Isabelle and Vincent Craft of Cape Girardeau...
Venable - 60 Years
Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Venable of Jackson celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary May 30, 2012. Venable and Susan La Pierre were married May 30, 1952, at Mac Murray College in Jacksonville, Ill. She graduated June 1. The Venables have lived in Jackson 60 years...