Couples Announcements

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Donald Benne and Mary Ellen Benne

Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Benne, Jefferson City, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today with a Mass at St. Martin Catholic Church followed by a luncheon and dance, hosted by their children. Donald C. Benne and Mary Ellen Bemboom were married February 2, 1974, at St. Peter Catholic Church, Jefferson City. Fr. John Buchanan officiated. They were attended by Shirley Hutinger, deceased; Gerald Benne, Centertown; Betty Jo Luebbering, St. Thomas; Bill Luebbering, St. Thomas; Kathy Schroer, Jefferson City; and Andrew Bemboom, Springfield. Mr. and Mrs. Benne have eight children: Adam Benne and his wife Jennifer, Jefferson City; Christopher Benne …

Brenda Veit and Alex Henderson

Ron and Theresa Veit, St. Thomas, announce the engagement of their daughter, Brenda Veit, Wardsville, to Alex Henderson, Jefferson City, son of Joe and Cindy Henderson, Jefferson City. A May 18 wedding is planned at the Cathedral of St. Joseph, Jefferson City.

Donald Benne and Mary Ellen Benne

Mr. and Mrs. Donald C. Benne, Jefferson City, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary today with a Mass at St. Martin Catholic Church followed by a luncheon and dance, hosted by their children. Donald C. Benne and Mary Ellen Bemboom were married February 2, 1974, at St. Peter Catholic Church, Jefferson City. Fr. John Buchanan officiated. They were attended by Shirley Hutinger, deceased; Gerald Benne, Centertown; Betty Jo Luebbering, St. Thomas; Bill Luebbering, St. Thomas; Kathy Schroer, Jefferson City; and Andrew Bemboom, Springfield. Mr. and Mrs. Benne have eight children: Adam Benne and his wife Jennifer, Jefferson City; Christopher Benne …

Randy Sapp and Donna Sapp

Mr. and Mrs. Randy Sapp, Hartsburg, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary February 10 with an open house for family and friends at the Senior Center, Ashland. Randy Sapp and Donna Sapp were married February 7, 1974 in Hartsburg. Mr. and Mrs. Sapp have three children: Robert and Jessica Sapp, Dusty and Eric Hessenkemper, and Derek and Linda Sapp, all of Hartsburg; eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild and one great-grandchild due in early March.