Anniversaries from August 2011
Heinens set 50th anniversary
Larry and Kay Heinen celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 29. The couple were married in a double wedding in Algona, Iowa, with Larry's brother and his brother's bride. The couple have one child, David Heinen. He and his wife, Kimberly, have provided the couple with three grandchildren, Krystal, Michael and Megan, all of Mountain Home. In addition, the couple have two great-grandchildren, Clayton and Kirsten Long, who live in Warrensburg, Mo...
Merricks to celebrate 60th
Pete and Verna Merrick of Bruneau will celebrate 60 years of marriage on Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011. The Merrick's were married Oct. 14, 1951, in Parma, Idaho. They were sealed in the Idaho Falls LDS Temple eight years later. Pete and Verna farmed in Nysaa and New Plymouth before moving to the Grand View area in 1960. In 1964, they moved to Bruneau, where they farmed with their family in Little Valley...
Smiths to celebrate 25th
James and Teri Smith of Mountain Home celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary this Tuesday, Aug. 23. James Smith and Teri Tjepkes were married, in 1986 at the Mammoth Hot Springs Chapel in Yellowstone National Park. They have three children, Jesse, Cami and Rebecca...
Gibbons celebrate 50th
Larry and Judy Gibbons celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with their family on July 30. They were married Aug.12, 1961, in Boise, Idaho. They settled in Mountain Home when Larry started his teaching career at Mountain Home High School, retiring 34 years later...