Marty and Kathy Chacon will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4:30 p.m. on June 7 at St. Patrick's Parish center. Hosts for the event will be their children and their spouses, Paula and Brian Hogan of Sammanish, Wash., Chris and Kim Chacon and Jeanine and Greg Goodner, all of Wichita, and Debbie and Kent Shank of Hutchinson. Friends and family are invited to attend.
Brent and Marilyn Rensch of Great Bend will celebrate their 40th anniversary on May 22. A surprise party was held on May 10, in Wichita, hosted by their daughters, Amber Brokar and husband Jeremy of Bel Aire and Megan Appelhans and husband Jarod, of Wichita. They have three grandchildren, Madison and Caden Brokar and Emma Appelhans. A trip to Hawaii with family is planned for a later date.
Gene and Mary Ann Mazouch, of Great Bend, will celebrate their 40th anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 11 at the CPI Annex building, 1809 24th Street in Great Bend. Hosts for the event will be their sons and daughters-in-law, Chris and Julie, Michael and Lindsay, Greg, Stephen and Teresa, and Matthew, and their eight grandchildren, all of Great Bend. Friends and family are invited to attend.
Clinton and Leona Kuhn will celebrate their 60th anniversary with their family. Leona Weigel and Clinton Kuhn were united in marriage on May 3, 1954, at St. Fidelis Catholic Church in Victoria. They have four children, Jed and Paula Kuhn, Brad and Janet Kuhn and Doug Kuhn, all of Great Bend and Craig Kuhn of Kansas City, Mo.
Arnold and Joyce Essmiller of Great Bend will celebrate their 70th anniversary with a Come and Go reception from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 19, at the First Presbyterian Church parlor, 24th and Washington Street in Great Bend. The couple request no gifts. Hosts for the reception will be their children, Jan Bolick of Carmel, Ind,, ArNell Briel (Jon) of Great Bend, and Jadean Takao (Eric), Kailua, Hawaii. The couple has four grandchildren, Brent Bolick (Amy) of Jacksonville, Fla., Wendy Sundahl (Shane) of Chapman, Robin Murphy (Matt) of Fishers, Ind. and Hayley Dicks (Shane) of Great ...
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne 'Buzz' Banks of Great Bend will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 to 4 p.m. on May 24, at the First United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall in Great Bend. No presents are requested.