Phillip & Velta (Purdy) Gohlke celebrate 70th Wedding Anniversary

Phillip and Velta (Purdy) Gohlke celebrated their 70th Wedding Anniversary on Oct. 2. They celebrated with a family dinner planned by their children at Calvary Lutheran Church on Sept. 29.

Phillip and Velta were married on Oct. 2, 1949 at the Zion Lutheran Church in Neshkoro. They have five children, Larry (Jean) Gohlke, Dennis (Lynn) Gohlke, Rick (Cindy) Gohlke, Karla (Roger) Souzek, and Linda Gohlke. They have 18 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

The couple resides in Neshkoro. They both have church and club affiliations to fill their free time.

If anyone would like to send well wishes or share memories, please mail them to P.O. Box 170 Neshkoro WI 54960.