Nancy and Len Howard, Lecompton, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Feb. 26 at the Perry American Legion. Friends and family are invited to attend. Hosts will be their family. Lenwood Howard and Nancy Morris were married Feb. 27, 1955, at Lecompton United Methodist Church. Len was employed by Dupont/Flexel for 37 years. Nancy has worked for the federal government. Their children are Greg and Carol Howard, Steve and Jerri Howard and David Howard, all of Lecompton. They had a daughter, Gail Lynn, who died in 1981. They have eight grandchildren. The couple request no gifts. Cards may be sent to Len and Nancy Howard, Box 41, Lecompton 66050.
Leo and Mona Langlois, Lawrence, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner. A trip to Hawaii is planned for later this year. Leo Ronald Langlois and Ramona Kathryn Miller were married Feb. 19, 1955, in Frankfort. The couple lived in Topeka before moving to Lawrence in 1967. Leo retired from Kansas University in 1992. Mona is a homemaker. The couple's children are Steve and Kathy Schoenwandt, Lawrence, and Joleen Schaake, Colorado Springs, Colo. They have five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Kent and Terry McPherson, Grantville, will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary with a reception from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. today in the Fellowship Hall at the Grantville Methodist Church. Friends and family are invited to attend. Hosts will be their family. They were married Feb. 22, 1975, at the Grantville Methodist Church with the Rev. Charles Claycomb officiating. Kent is vice president with the family business McPherson Wrecking Co. Terry is employed by Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. as a communications technician. They have one granddaughter. The couple request no gifts.