Lohmeyer and Plummer
Dave and Susan Plummer, De Soto, announce the engagement of their daughter, Krissy Plummer, to Eric Lohmeyer, both of Kansas City, Mo. The future bride earned a bachelor’s degree in education from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2004 and a Master’s of Business Administration from Rockhurst University in 2008. She is a fourth-grade teacher at Warren Hills Elementary with Liberty Public Schools. The future groom is the son of John and Lynn Lohmeyer, Salina. He earned a bachelor’s degree in business from Kansas University in 2002 and is a commodities trader for FC Stone. The couple plan a Jan. 8, 2010, wedding in Sanibel Island, Fla., with a reception in Kansas City in February.
Baum and Schmidt
Curtis and Paula Baum along with Clancy Schmidt and Sherry Vratil announce the engagement of their children, Jennifer Baum and Scott Schmidt, all of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2000 graduate of Lawrence High School. She earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Baker University in 2005 and a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Union College in 2008. She is a physician assistant in the emergency department at Stormont Vail Regional Health Center in Topeka. The future groom is a 1998 graduate of Lawrence High and is attending Washburn University’s School of Education. The couple plan an October 2009 wedding at Mildale Farm in Edgerton.
Antes and Boehle
Steve and Marcia Boehle, Lawrence, along with Carl Antes, Overland Park, and Barbara Bernstein, Shawnee, announce the engagement of their children, Ashley Boehle and Ryan Antes, both of Olathe. The future bride is a 1998 graduate of Lawrence High School and a 2003 graduate of Kansas University. She is the director of meetings and events at ASE Group, Inc. The future groom is a 1998 graduate of Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy and a 2002 graduate of KU. He is a financial advisor with Merrill Lynch. The couple plan an Oct. 17, 2009, wedding at the Eldridge Hotel in Lawrence.
Cobb and Morley
Emmett and Carol Morley, Lee’s Summit, Mo., along with David and Carol Cobb, and Deena and Mark Shipley, all of Lawrence, announce the engagement of their children, Lauren Morley, Overland Park, to Mike Cobb, Lawrence. The future bride earned bachelor’s degrees in psychology and studio art from Baker University and a master’s degree in art therapy from Emporia State University. She is the education support specialist at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. The future groom earned a bachelor’s degree in sociology and English from Baker University and works for the Lawrence Police Department. The couple plan a Nov. 7, 2009, wedding at Danforth Chapel at Kansas University.
Stansberry and Yoder
Stephen and Mary Yoder announce the engagement of their daughter, Lynn Yoder, to Glen Stansberry, all of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2003 graduate of Lawrence High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Washburn University in May 2008. The future groom is the son of Lowell and Carolyn Stansberry, Baldwin City. He is a 2002 graduate of Baldwin High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in history from Kansas University in 2008. The couple plan an Oct. 24, 2009, wedding at Lawrence Free Methodist Church.
Rickard and Moran
Thomas and Sherry Moran, Eudora, announce the engagement of their daughter, Ashley Moran, to Jeff Rickard, both of Arvada, Colo. The future bride is a 2004 graduate of Eudora High School and a 2008 graduate of Washburn University’s School of Nursing. She is a registered nurse at Lutheran Medical Center in Arvada. The future groom is the son of Susan Rickard, Westminster, Colo., and the late John Rickard. He is a 2004 graduate of Standley Lake High School and a 2008 graduate of Washburn University. He is an engineering graduate student at School Of Mines in Golden, Colo., and employed at SunCor Energy in Denver. The couple plan a Sept. 17, 2009, wedding in Golden.
Thomas Jr. and Michele Garcia, Lawrence, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family brunch at Maceli’s. The couple were married on Sept. 10, 1949, at St. John’s Catholic Church in Lawrence. They met in France during World War II when Thomas served in the 75th Infantry Division. The couple have four children, Francine and Leo Gonzalez, Topeka; Dolores and Steve Ortiz, Lawrence; Thomas III, Lawrence; and Yvonne and Alan Garcia, Lawrence; seven grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Jim and Nelma Brumley, Lawrence, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family. The couple were married Sept. 10, 1959. Jim retired from KP&L in 1982. Nelma worked both outside the home and as a homemaker.