Schlitt - 50 Years

Sunday, January 17, 2010

Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Schlitt of Gordonville, formerly of Delta, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Jan. 16.

Schlitt and Doris White were married Jan. 16, 1960, at Guardian Angel Catholic Church in Oran, Mo.

She is the daughter of the late Ernest and Mildred White. He is the son of the late Mose and Germaine Schlitt.

Schlitt served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Irwin. He was a self-employed farmer and also retired from Laborers Local 1104.

Mrs. Schlitt owned and operated Doris' Beauty and Tanning Salon in Delta.

They have two sons and four grandchildren, Rob (Kandy) Schlitt and son Connor, and Darren (Angela) Schlitt and children Colin, Nate and Julia, all of Jackson.