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Celebrations

DeVenneys will note 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Ron DeVenney of Sheffield will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

Ron DeVenney and the former Mary Carlson were married Sept. 4, 1964, in Neponset. They are the parents of one son, Brent (Angela) DeVenney of Buda, and one daughter, Cheryl (Kent) Balensiefen of Buda. The also have six grandchildren, Danny, Joey and Lacey DeVenney of Buda, and Jordan, Cole Ann and Blake Balensiefen of Buda.

They first lived in Kewanee. Ron was employed at Pines Trailer as a welder foreman, retiring in 2004. Mary was employed at Barcol Overdoor as an assembler, retiring in 1985.

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