Confers celebrate 70 years of marriage

Dean and Dorothy (Womelsdorf) Confer will celebrate 70 wonderful years of life together as they observe their wedding anniversary on August 16, 2016.

Friends and family are invited to join them on Saturday, August 13, from 2-4 p.m. in the social room on first floor of Haven Skilled Nursing (formerly LH Extended Care).

The family requests that your presence be your present to them. No gifts please.

They were married August 16, 1946, at the Liberty Baptist Church in Blanchard by Rev. A. G. Herr. Their parents, Harris and Eva Confer, and Clayton and Irene Womelsdorf and Mrs. A.G. Herr were their witnesses and the only guests at their wedding ceremony. A small reception was held at their home in Blanchard.

They are the parents of two daughters, Karen (Denny) Bitner and Beth (Clarence “Dee”) Probst. There are two grandchildren, Joshua (Melissa) Probst and SaraBeth (Brian) Vallor, and three very special great-grandchildren, Hunter, Tyler and Laurel Probst.