Kenneth and Mary Margaret Rowen invite their friends to join in the celebration of their 60th wedding anniversary and Ken's 90th birthday. A reception will be held Sunday, May 28 from 2 4 PM at the West Campus of First Methodist Church, 867 Hwy 40. The couple were married June 30, 1957 at the First Methodist Church in Miller, South Dakota.
Funk and Petrik
Doug & Kathy Funk of Lawrence, KS, formerly of Concordia, KS, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Haley Anne Funk to Taylor Lee Petrik, son of Rick & Danna Petrik, Topeka, KS. Haley is a 2008 graduate of Concordia High School, a 2013 graduate of Kansas State University receiving her bachelor's degree in Business Management, and a 2017 graduate of the University of Kansas receiving her doctorate of pharmacy degree. Taylor is a 2009 graduate of Cair Paravel Latin School in Topeka and a 2014 graduate of Kansas State University, receiving his bachelor's degree in architectural engineering. He is currently employed by Professional Engineering Consultants, Fort Collins, Colorado. Haley will be employed as a pharmacist with Walgreens in Denver, Colorado. A Lawrence wedding is being planned for October 21st, 2017.
Cheung and Staples
Teija Cheung and Ian Staples are pleased to announce their engagement. The couple, who have known each other since 9th grade, currently live in Washington, D.C. Teija is a graduate of Free State High School and is the Private Dining Coordinator for Mindful Restaurant Group. She is the daughter of Deborah Peterson and Keith McMahon of Lawrence, KS. Ian is a graduate of Free State High School and the University of Kansas. He serves as a Congressional Military Legislative Aide and Captain in the US Army Reserves. He is the son of Bill Staples and Lizette Peter of Lawrence, KS and Carol Warren and Kathi Kirigin of Coronado, CA. The couple is planning an October wedding in Lawrence.
Don and Sandra (Robbins) Nease were married at Danforth Chapel at the University of Kansas on June 2, 1957 by Reverend Albert Bramble. Friends and family of the couple are welcome to attend an open house to celebrate their 60th anniversary at the Chipperfield Clubhouse located at 2745 Chipperfield Road from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Saturday, June 3rd. Directions turn right on 27th and Iowa, and left on Chipperfield Road. Please, no gifts.