Anniversaries

Don and Marti Grothe

Grothe’s celebrate 65 years

GARDEN — Don and Marti Grothe exchanged their wedding vows 65 years ago in a small country church in Iowa with the sound of pigs grunting and cows mooing in the background. The ceremony took place on June 14, 1952. That fall, the couple returned to Dubuque, Iowa, to resume their teaching ...

Ed and Joy Kuivinen

Esky couple married 60 years

ESCANABA — Ed and Joy (Collins) Kuivinen of Escanaba will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on June 22. The couple wed on June 22, 1957 at the Central United Methodist Church in Sault Ste. Marie, Mich. Ed retired from being a doctor of dentistry. Joy retired from being a teacher, and ...

Herb and Patricia McNutt

McNutt’s celebrate 50th

PERKINS — Herb and Patricia (Jecks) McNutt of Perkins celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed on March 25, 1967 at the Methodist Church in Eaton Rapids, Mich. Original attendants at the ceremony were maid of honor Sharon Jecks Parrish, sister of the bride and ...

Gary and Mary Boudreau

Boudreau’s celebrate 50th

ESCANABA — Gary and Mary (Hirn) Boudreau celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed Jan. 14, 1967 at St. Joseph Church in Escanaba. A reception was held at Sherman Hotel in Escanaba. Original bridesmaids at the ceremony were Kathy (Martens) Peloza, friend of the bride, ...

Herbert and Rita Caron

70th anniversary celebrated

ESCANABA — Herbert and Rita (VanEffen) Caron of Escanaba celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed Feb. 8, 1947 at St. Patrick’s Rectory in Escanaba, with the reception being held at the home of the bride’s parents. Original attendants at the ceremony were Betty and ...

Richard and Donna Hubert

Hubert’s celebrate 50 years

ESCANABA — Richard and Donna (Anderson) Hubert of Escanaba are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed on Monday, Dec. 26, 1966, at St. Anne’s Church in Escanaba. Original attendants for the wedding were Judy (Bellefeuil) Sabourin, friend of the bride; Delores ...

William and Constance Beveridge

Beveridge’s celebrate 65 years

ESCANABA — William and Constance (Hart) Beveridge of Escanaba celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed Dec. 1, 1951 at All Saints Church in Gladstone. Original attendants at the ceremony were Dolores Mariucci; sister of the bride, Joan Jacobsen; sister of the groom, ...