Eugene and Clara (Flint) VanderStaay will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on May 11, 2013.
A Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Church, in Leavenworth, on May 5, where they were originally married, at the Old Cathedral.
A reception for family and friends is planned from 2-4 p.m. at Schwinns Event Barn, 17624 Santa Fe Trail, Leavenworth, Kan., on May 5.
The reception will be hosted by the couple's children and their families, Theresa and (Mark) Smith, Rebecca and (Joe) Manderscheid, Mark VanderStaay, and Kathleen and (Tony) Poppe. The couple have ten grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
No gifts, please, just your presence is requested.