Spaeths celebrate 50 years of marriage

Dr. Don and Patty Spaeth of Northpoint Shores, Alpena, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Aug. 18. “It is through God’s grace and love that we have shared 50 years of married lives,” the Spaeths said. “We thank God for his creation of marriage between one man and one woman. We ...

Jim and Prudy Blue celebrating 30th wedding anniversary

ALPENA — Jim and Prudy Blue of Alpena will celebrate their 30th wedding anniversary on July 24. Jim Blue and Prudy Wisniewski were united in marriage on July 24, 1993 at St. Bernard Catholic Church in Alpena.

Gerald and Eleanor Stema celebrate 65th wedding anniversary

ALPENA — Gerald and Eleanor Stema were married on June 28, 1958 in Posen, Michigan. They recently celebrated 65 years of marriage, along with their five children — Diane, Christine (Christopher), Tim (Cecelia), Matthew (Trudy), Mark, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family and friends.

Kenneth and Joan Sumerix celebrate 65th anniversary

ALPENA — Kenneth and Joan Sumerix were married 65 years ago on March 1, 1958 in the Alpena Community of Christ Church. A celebration was held in March at The 19th Hole and was hosted by their family as follows: Kim (Birte) Sumerix, Tammy (Terry) Bates, and Kendall (Melony) Sumerix. They ...

Chrzans celebrating 60 years

Sonny and Joan Chrzan will celebrate their 60th anniversary on Jan. 26. If you see them, wish them a happy anniversary!

Chappas celebrate 50th anniversary

Fifty years ago, Dave Chappa and Lorraine Butler were married on Nov. 25, 1972 at St. Casimir Church in Posen. Their children are Michelle Cohoon and Michael and Amy Chappa. They are also blessed with four grandsons — Dylan, Andrew, Conner, and Izac. A celebration of their love and ...