Francis (Sonny) Alfermann and Mary Alice Alfermann, Washington, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at their home in Washington.
Mr. Alfermann and the former Miss Ruether were united in marriage May 24, 1958, at St. Francis Borgia Church, Washington. The Rev. Gerold Schubert, O.F.M., officiated at the ceremony.
The Alfermanns’ children and their spouses are Shelly and Jerry Meyer, Rick Alfermann (deceased), Chad and Nickie Alfermann, all of Washington; Trisha Alfermann, Chicago, Ill.; and Staci and Rob Harris, Arlington, Va. Grandchildren are Melissa and Jason Heitmann, Washington; Jeremy and Kristin Meyer, Salem, Ore.; Cory Alfermann, Washington; and Jessica and Nate Bieker, Union. Great-grandchildren are Nathan and Joe Heitmann, Rylee, Izyc and Mavryc Bieker.