To celebrate Fred and Marilyn Engelker’s 50th wedding anniversary, their family would like to honor them with a card shower. They were married on September 12, 1970, at St. Anthony’s Church in Columbus. They have four children, Scott and Marla Engelker, BJ and Mistie Engelker, Mark and Mandy Engelker, and Annie Engelker. They have eight grandchildren, Tyler, Tristan, Jack, Kena, Kendal, Traceton, Bre, and Zach. You’ll usually find them taking a drive around town, antiquing, gardening, wood working and visiting with their friends. Cards of congratulations on 50 years of marriage can be sent to: Fred and Marilyn Engelker, P.O. Box 47, Wood River, NE 68883.
In honor of Wayne and Ardyce Arnold’s 60th wedding anniversary, a card shower has been requested. Wayne Arnold and Ardyce Thomssen were married September 18, 1960, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Grand Island. The couple’s family includes their children, Jerry and Becky Arnold, of Shelton, and Leanne and Terry Hauder, of Milford; and their grandchildren, Alex, Andrew, Logan, Caleb, and Colton Hauder. Cards can be sent to: 25815 Shelton Rd., Shelton, NE 68876.
The “oldest” Jim Riley (at right) is celebrating his 80th birthday on Thursday, September 10. Jim’s family includes his wife, Sharon; children, Jim and Karen Riley, Julie Padgett, Linda Riley, and Lisa and Nick Zwiebel; and grand children, Rebecca and Jimmy Riley, Ashley, Kelsey and Lindsey Padgett, Paige Kuhn, and Ethan, Austin and Ava Zwiebel. Cards can be sent to 8069 S. McGuire Road, Wood River, NE 68883.
In honor of Ron and Nancy Richardson’s 60th wedding anniversary on September 11, the family is requesting a card shower. Please send cards to 3650 Pawnee Rd. Gibbon NE 68840.
The family of Jeff and Pat Westberg are requesting a card shower in honor of their 40th wedding anniversary. Jeff Westberg and Pat Hyke were married at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Shelton on August 23, 1980. The couple lives and farms south of Shelton. Their family includes their children, Wyatt and Peggy (Lewis) Westberg, of Gibbon, and Jon and Kirstin (Westberg) Bowling, of Wood River; and four grandchildren, Lucas Westberg, Kenzie Westberg, Evie Bowling, and Kleo Mae Bowling. Cards can be sent to 2345 Shelton Road, Shelton, NE 68876.