CARLINVILLE (March 15, 2018) – David and Mary (Leefers) Klaus of Carlinville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at an open house from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Sunday, March 18, at the Elks Club .
They were married on March 16, 1968, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Carlinville, with Msgr. Casimir Toliusis officiating.
For the last 50 years, the couple have farmed north of Carlinville.
They have three children, Jane (David) Dunn, Beth (Josh) Giacomo and Lisa (Eric) Odgen; six grandchildren; Laura Dunn (Adam) Green, Cody Dunn, Lucas Dunn, Andrew Dunn, Michaela Huff and Jordan Odgen; and one great-grandchild, Kaiden Green.
The couple request that gifts be omitted.