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April 16, 2011

ANNIVERSARIES: April 17, 2011

Mr. and Mrs. William Myers

Mr. and Mrs. William Myers of Terre Haute celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house on Saturday, April 9, 2011.

The couple were married April 7, 1951, in Terre Haute by Joe Miller.

Mrs. Miller, the former Anna Louise Herter, retired in 1992 from Terre Haute Regional Hospital.

Myers retired in 1992 from Pfizer Inc. after 43 years.

The couple have two children, Richard W. Myers and wife Junetta (Sidel) and Robin L. (Myers) Jackson and husband Stephen. They also have five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Persinger

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Persinger of Brazil will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. April 23, 2011, at the Harmony Community Center in Harmony.

Friends and relatives are invited.

The Persingers were married April 14, 1961, at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Terre Haute. Mrs. Persinger is the former Rita Fisher. 

The couple have four children, Mike Persinger and wife Marty of Coal City, Anne Wilkey and husband Kevin of Brazil, Rita Thomas of Morton, Ill., and Anita Fitch of Brazil.

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