Golden anniversary celebration planned for Henry Wedels

Henry and Verda Wedel of Goessel will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday with a reception at Goessel Mennonite Church, Goessel. A short program will be presented at 3 p.m.

Henry Wedel and Verda Wiens were married Jan. 10, 1958, at Goessel Mennonite Church.

Henry retired after 45 years employment at Hesston Corporation, now known as Agco. Verda worked 30 years at Goessel Elementary School.

The reception will be hosted by their children, Ron and Becky Wedel, Tim and Katie Wedel, Bob and Eileen Wedel, and Daryl and Jacque Wedel; 11 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.