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Couples announcements January 3, 2015



Queen and Wilson

Lee and Lori Queen of Lawrence, KS are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Leslie Ann Queen, to Benjamin Mark Wilson, son of Mark and Amy Wilson, also of Lawrence. The future bride is a 2010 graduate of Lawrence High School. She graduated with her B.S.E. in Community Health from the University of Kansas in May of 2014. She was a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority. Leslie is employed by KC Healthy Kids as the Policy & Public Affairs Assistant. The future groom is a 2009 graduate of Lawrence High School. He received his B.S.E. in Sport Management from the University of Kansas in May of 2013, as well as his Masters of Sport Management in December of 2014, also from the University of Kansas. During his time at KU, Ben was a member of the Jayhawk Track & Field and Cross Country teams. Ben is currently employed with the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America. A September 2015 wedding is planned at Trinity Lutheran Church in Lawrence, KS.


Colle and Ardong

Britt and Linda Colle of McPherson, Kansas announce the engagement of their daughter, Kelly Kay Colle to Alexander Ardong, son of Souvanna Ardong and Anan Ardong, both of Lawrence. Kelly is a graduate of McPherson High School and attended Johnson County Community College and the University of Kansas. She is a Customer Service Coordinator for Learning Resources/Educational Insights in Vernon Hills, Illinois. Alexander is a graduate of Free State High School in Lawrence and is a Petty Officer Second Class in the United States Navy. He is stationed at the Great Lakes Naval Station, Great Lakes, Illinois. The wedding is planned for April 4, 2015.



Gerald and Virginia Grammer will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on January 10th, with family and friends. Gerald married Virginia Freeman on January 14, 1965 in Emporia, KS. During their married life, they have worked and lived in Kansas City, Kansas, Topeka, Kansas, Salina, Kansas, then back to Lawrence, Kansas. There will be a reception and dance hosted by their children, Chris Seim (Gary Neufeld) and Bill and Jane Grammer, at the Eagles Lodge, 1803 West 6th Street, in Lawrence at 7:00 p.m.



Family and friends are invited to join Jessie and Joetta Weaver in celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary at North Lawrence Christian Church, 7th & Elm, Sunday, January 11th from 1PM-3PM.

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