Couples

Engagement, wedding and anniversary announcements

Anniversary

Scherer

Steve and Jane Scherer, Basehor, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family celebration June 14.
Steve Scherer and Jane Ann Steele were married June 13, 1959, at St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Effingham.
Steve, who was a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division at Fort Bragg, N.C., retired from Colgate Palmolive in 1989. Jane is also retired.
Their daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Mike Brock, and their grandchildren, Michael and Megan Brock, will play host at the anniversary celebration.

Wedding

Beebe and Abbott

Breanna Beebe and Ian Abbott were married May 2, 2009, in a private beach ceremony at the Caribe Hilton in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
The bride is the daughter of John and Diana Haley, Basehor.
After honeymooning for a week in Puerto Rico, the newlyweds returned for a wedding reception on May 9 at Fraternal Order of Police Hall Lodge 4.
The bride is a 2007 graduate of Basehor-Linwood High School. She plans to graduate in December 2010 from Emporia State University in elementary education and plans to become a teacher.
The groom is a 2004 graduate of Basehor-Linwood High School and graduated from Johnson County Community College. He is employed by the Kansas City, Kan., Police Department.
The couple are at home in Edwardsville.