Travis and Rachel Straatmann, Washington, announce the birth of a daughter, Haley Ann Straatmann. Born Jan. 27, 2020, at Mercy Hospital Washington, she weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces.
James Anthony and Patsy Claudean Wilson Turpiano are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married March 9, 1970, at St. Roberts Church of St. Charles.
Steve and Cathy Hemmer, Washington, announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Jennifer Lynn Hemmer, St. Louis, to Scott Joseph Erickson, St. Louis, son of Jim and Mary Erickson, Springfield.
Taylor (Rich) Killian and Gene D. Killian, Washington, announce the birth of twin daughters, Norah Killian and Nelli Killian. Born Jan. 20, 2020, at Mercy Hospital Washington, they weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces, and 5 pounds, 12 ounces, and both were 19 inches long.
Jeremy Joos and Stephanie Rodriquez-Joos, Eureka, announce the birth of a daughter, Penelope Rodriquez-Joos. Born Oct. 14, 2019, at St.Clare Hospital, Fenton, she weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces.
Garrett and Jill (Hoying) Searcy, West Chester, Ohio, announce the birth of a daughter, Hazel Eileen. Born Jan. 17, 2020, at Bethesda North Hospital, she weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.
Jeff and Teresa Hamlett, Washington, announce the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Hamlett, Kansas City, to Benjamin Angell, Kansas City, son of Edward and Carla Angell, Gerald.
Kyle and Jessica (Dyson) Mantle, Washington, announce the birth of a son, Cooper Charles Mantle. Born Nov. 18, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 21 inches long.
Steven Ross and Sandra Kay Ford are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. Steven is the son of Leroy and Dorothy Ford, and Sandy is the daughter of Wilbur and Shirley Hansel.
Thomas Buescher, Washington, and Maxie Buescher, Waynesville, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Taylor Buescher, to Sean Kearbey, son of Richard and Judy Hockersmith, Saint James.
Jerome and Donna (Skornia) Kuenzel, Washington, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Nov. 30, by attending the 4:30 p.m. Mass at St. Francis Borgia Church and having dinner with family and friends at the KC Hall in Washington.
Glenn and Mary Ann (Struckhoff) Kluesner, Augusta, were joined together in holy matrimony Nov. 15, 1969, at Immaculate Conception Church in Augusta. With much love, faith and dedication they raised three children, Dan Kluesner (wife Tina), Sarah Peper (husband Tony) and Rachel Bley (husband Greg).
John and Barbara Mazzola recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Mr. Mazzola and the former Miss Cappel were married Saturday, Oct. 25, 1969, at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ in Creve Coeur.
Steve and Bernadette Pennington, Beaufort, announce the engagement of their daughter, Megan Ashley Pennington, Dallas, Texas, to Ensign Anthony John Eggert IV, Pensacola, Fla., son of Anthony and Kristen Eggert, Washington.
Bryan and Courtney (Gant) Sieve, Washington, announce the birth of a daughter, Viviana Brynn Sieve. Born Oct. 10, 2019, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, she weighed 7 pounds, 15 ounces.
Kenneth and Rosella (Eckelkamp) Alfermann, Washington, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at The Creek this summer. They were united in marriage Nov. 8, 1969, at St. Francis Borgia Church in Washington. Father Elred Domas officiated the ceremony.
The children of Larry and Diane (Welge) Pieper are happy to announce their parent’s 50th wedding anniversary. Larry and Diane were married Nov. 1, 1969, at Christ Lutheran Church in Augusta.
Megan (Rohlfing) and Zack Hoerstkamp, New Haven, announce the birth of a daughter, Natalie Mae Hoerstkamp. Born Sept. 12, 2019, at Mercy Hospital St. Louis, she weighed 6 pounds, 12 ounces.
David and Kylee (York) Alexander, Union, announce the birth of a son, Austin Robert Alexander. Born Oct. 14, 2019, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 20 inches long.
Cathy Jobe, St. Clair, and Doug and Kim Jobe, Lonedell, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Krista Jobe, to Bradley Wisdom, son of Sheri and Keith Byington, Bonne Terre, and Kevin and Regina Wisdom, Farmington.
Travis and Lauren Summers, Marthasville, announce the birth of a son, Cole William Summers. Born Sept. 12, 2019, at Missouri Baptist Medical Center, St. Louis, he weighed 10 pounds, 4 ounces, and was 23 inches long.
Seth and Ashlee (Copeland) Robinette, Oceanside, Calif., announce the birth of a son, Wyatt Joseph Robinette. Born Aug. 30, 2019, at Scripps Memorial Hospital, Encinitas, Calif., he weighed 7 pounds, 8 ounces, and was 19 inches long.
Mandy (Ley) and Kevin Brinker, Washington, announce the birth of a daughter, Ava Rae Brinker. Born July 5, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Chesterfield, she weighed 9 pounds, 12 ounces, and was 22 1/4 inches long.
Tyler and Monica (Schnur) Mackay, Fort Knox, Ky., announce the birth of a daughter, Kennedy Saioa Mackay. Born March 13, 2019, at the University of Louisville Hospital, Louisville, Ky., she weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces.