IMPERIAL, Nebraska --Leo and Bethene Lines of Imperial, Nebraska, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Aug. 26, 2011.
Hosting a steak supper on Saturday night at Jerry Lines' home were their children Jerry Lines, Linda and Keith Shoemaker, Brenda and Tim Malmkar and their grandchildren, Kylie Shoemaker, Ethan, and Tanner Malmkar and friend Ali Mercedes. Breakfast was served to them Sunday morning.
Services Sunday morning at the Berean Church in Imperial was in their honor with a fellowship dinner at noon. Attending the service was the couples' bridesmaid, Dorothy Barger, Culbertson and one of their flower girls, Rose Williams, Golden, Colorado. Attending also were Bethene's sister and husband, Elaine and Bill Witt, McCook and Don Barger, Culbertson.
Relatives and friends were present from McCook, Culbertson, Kearney, Pleasanton, Grant, Wauneta, North Platte, Lincoln, Champion, many from Imperial and Oakley, Kansas.
Leo and Bethene were married Aug, 26, 1951 in Holdrege, Nebraska