Mr. and Mrs. Don Brening will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Sept. 4. The couple celebrated their anniversary recently with their children in Kansas City for a weekend and an anniversary dinner. Attending were Kim Solomon and fiancée Ken Wilson, of Kansas City, Kevin and Pat Brening, of Hutchinson, Kelli and Brent Hirneisen, of Goodyear, Ariz.; and six of their nine grandchildren.
Catherine Herrman and Don Brening were united in marriage on Sept. 4, 1961 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in LaCrosse. Don is retired as Executive Vice-President from Farmers Bank and Trust in Great Bend after 41 years of banking. Catherine is retired as executive director of Golden Belt Community Foundation of Great Bend.
The couple resides at 2904 Inverness Drive, Hutchinson, KS.