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Couples announcements September 20, 2014




Harold and Margaret Jones, Lawrence, will observe their 65th wedding anniversary next Thursday. They were married September 25, 1949, in the United Methodist Church, Osage City, Ks. Both are graduates of Osage City High School. Margaret (Meyer) graduated from Baker University and Harold from the University of Kansas. They lived in South Dakota for 41 years and moved to Lawrence in 1990. They have one daughter, Lynette (Paul) Eastwold, St. Paul, MN; one son Steven (Mary) Jones, Summit, NJ; six grandchildren and nine greatgrandchildren. Their anniversary was celebrated August 9-10 in St. Paul with all members of the family present.


Krones and Sudbeck

John and Kriss Krones and Larry and Rose Mary Sudbeck are pleased to announce the engagement of their children Kristina Krones and Mark Sudbeck. Kristina is from Lawrence, KS and is employed at Nemaha County Coop in Seneca, KS. Mark is from Bern, KS and is self-employed in farming with his father and brothers. The couple will be married at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in St. Benedict, KS on October 18, 2014.


Rhoton and Staren

Mr. and Mrs. Robert and Debbie Rhoton of Lawrence are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Leslie Rhoton, to Daniel Staren, son of Dr. and Mrs. Edgar and Lisa Staren, Paradise Valley, Arizona. Leslie is a 2005 graduate of Lawrence High School. After graduating in 2009 from the University of Kansas with degrees in English and History, she completed her master of science in communication from Northwestern University in 2014. She currently works for the University of Arizona Health Science Center in Phoenix as the Coordinator of Development and Community Outreach. Daniel is a 2005 graduate of Ottawa Hills High School in Toledo, Ohio. He graduated in 2009 from the University of Illinois-Chicago with a degree in psychology and completed his master of science in molecular biology in 2012 from Loyola University-Chicago. He will receive his Juris Doctor from Arizona State University in spring 2015. He intends to practice intellectual property law. A May 2015 wedding in Kansas City is planned.


Bruce and White

Valerie Bruce & Aaron White were married on September 9th, 2014 with Bruce’s son, Henry in attendance.


Ellison and Patterson

Crystal Michelle Ellison and Adam Robert Patterson, Lawrence, were married on May 21, 2014, at Thorncrown Chapel in Eureka Springs, Arkansas, with Minister Douglas Reed officiating. The bride is the daughter of Wesley and Sherry Ellison, Lawrence. The groom is the son of Rod Patterson and Michelle Miller, both of Lincoln, Nebraska. Maid of Honor was Lane Hermreck. Best Man was Craig Ellingson. Bridesmaids were Kelli Verble and Melissa Travis. Groomsmen were Brandon Van Nice and Matthew McWhirt. A reception was held May 23rd at The Carnegie Building in Lawrence.

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