Anniversaries from September 2016
60th anniversary The family of Dan and Dottie Stang of St. Francis, Kan., is requesting a card shower in honor of the couple's 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday, Oct. 6. They were married in Crook, Colo., in 1956. Their family includes children, Rick and Deanna Kriegh of St. ...
70th anniversary Gerald Elwood Traphagan and Irene Pickrel were united in marriage at McCook Methodist Church on Sept. 22, 1946. Their family is celebrating their 70th anniversary with a card shower. Their family includes children, Susan Yates of McCook, Jerry and wife, Mary Traphagan of Chadron, Neb.; and three grandchildren, Amy and husband, Todd Johnson of Yakima, Wash., Ryan Traphagan of Las Vegas, Nev., Lindsay and husband, Glen Cowie of Denver, Colo., and four great-grandchildren. ...
50th anniversary Rick and Betty Michaelsen of McCook celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 17 taking a hot air balloon ride over McCook. For their 49th anniversary, they did a zip-line in Colorado. They haven't decided yet what they will do for their next anniversary, Rick said. ...
50th anniversary The family of Dick and Bonnie Loper of Sun City West, Ariz., is requesting a card shower in honor of the couple's 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Sept. 24. They were married in 1966 at St. John's Lutheran Church in Oxford, Neb. They lived in McCook for nearly 40 years, where Richard was an engineer for Burling Northern Santa Fe Railway and was an avid aviator and golfer. ...