Leland (Lee) and Carol Milroy will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. with friends and family at Wellsville Community Center. They were married April 27, 1958, in Winchester. They have three children: Janice Caruthers, Wellsville; Larry Milroy, Emporia; and Jim Milroy, Gardner. They have five grandchildren. The couple reside in Wellsville. They request no gifts.
Bob and Judy Saathoff will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends at the Douglas County Fairgrounds, Building 21, today from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The event will be hosted by their children and grandchildren. Bob and Judy Saathoff were married May 30, 1958, in Lawrence. Bob is employed with Lawrence Paper Company. Judy is employed at South Junior High School, in food services, and Assisted Health Care. They have two children: Larry and Sheryl Saathoff, Lawrence; and Gary Saathoff, Lawrence. They have three grandchildren. The couple reside in Lawrence. The couple requests no gifts.
Crum and Edgerton
Melissa Edgerton and Travis Crum, both of Eudora, announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Jim and Peggy Edgerton, Lawrence. She is a 2001 graduate of Free State High School and is employed with Vangent Inc. The future groom is the son of Mike and Mary Higgins, Lawrence, and the late Tom Crum. He is a 1998 graduate of Lawrence High School and is employed with Montgomery Door Controls Inc. The couple plan a July 19, 2008, wedding at Unity Church, Lawrence.
Cobb and Baldwin
Ken Baldwin, Overland Park, and Kristi and Scott Hutchings, Bucyrus, along with David and Carol Cobb, Lenexa, and Deena and Mark Shipley, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children Betsi Baldwin and Wayne Cobb, both of Overland Park. The future bride received a Bachelor of Science degree in early childhood education from Kansas State University. She received a Master of Science degree in special education from Kansas University. She is a teacher for the Shawnee Mission school district. The future groom received his Bachelor of Science degree in business and a Master of Business Administration degree from Baker University. He is a business developer for Key Construction. The couple plan a July 4, 2008, wedding in St. Lucia.
Neis and Transmeier
Wayne and Susan Transmeier, Shawnee, and Ronda and Tim Shepard, Eudora, announce the engagement of their daughter, Mindy Guylene Transmeier, to Bradley Wade Neis, both of Eudora. Bradley is the son of Keith and Marilyn Neis, Eudora. The future bride is a 1997 graduate of Eudora High School graduate. She graduated from Superior School of Hair Design in 2005. She is employed at A Cut Above, Lawrence. The future groom is a 1994 graduate of Eudora High School. He attended Johnson County Community College. He is employed with Mark Neis Farms, Eudora. The couple plan a July 12, 2008, wedding at St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Eudora.
Robinson and Nielsen
Niels and Diane Nielsen, Lawrence, announce the engagement of their daughter, Kate Nielsen, St. Louis, to Trey Robinson, Chicago. Trey is the son of William and Rebecca Robinson, Chesterfield, Mo. The future bride is a 2001 graduate of Free State High School. She received a Bachelor of Arts degree in communication disorders and a minor in Spanish from Truman State University in 2005. She received a Master of Arts degree in speech and language pathology from Kansas University in 2007. She is a speech and language pathologist for the Special School District, St. Louis County, Missouri. The future groom is a 2001 graduate of Lafayette High School, Ballwin, Mo. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in biology and a minor in psychology from Truman State University in 2006. He is a production supervisor for Abbott Laboratories, Chicago. The couple plan a July 2008 wedding at Corpus Christi Catholic Church, Lawrence.
Heitshusen and Walker
Todd Heitshusen, Lawrence, and Rebekah Walker, Overland Park, announce their engagement. The future bride is the daughter of Fred and Debbie Walker, Leawood. She is a 1998 graduate of Shawnee Mission South High School. She received a Bachelor of General Studies degree in speech language hearing sciences from Kansas University and a Master of Education degree in communications disorders from Georgia State University. She is employed at KU Medical Center. The groom is the son of John and Laura Heitshusen, Lawrence. He is a 1998 graduate of Lawrence High School. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in business from Baker University. He is employed with Holmes Murphy & Associates, Overland Park. The couple plan a June 6, 2008, wedding in Lee's Summit, Mo.