Adolph and Florence Friedemann celebrated their 65th anniversary Aug. 18 with a dinner hosted by their children at Joseph’s Fine Foods Steak House in Drumright.
They were married Aug. 18, 1946, at Perry Zion Lutheran Church.
They have one son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Cindy Friedemann, Oklahoma City, and one daughter and son-in-law, Susan and Jess Prater, Stillwater. They have five grandchildren, Jim and wife Kimm, Kari May and husband Jason, Gretchen, Dolph and Alexis Prater. They have six great-grandchildren, Nathan, Noah, Nicholas, Jordan, Audrey and Olivia, all who continue to enjoy great-grandma’s baking and dill pickles.
The Friedemanns have lived on the Friedemann family farm in Stillwater their entire marriage where he was born. Friedemann ran a wheat and cattle farm his entire life and at 90 continues to brush hog and mow his native pecan grove and very large lawn.
In addition to being a right hand to her husband with the farm, Mrs. Friedemann ran her own sewing and alteration business, The Sewing Shop, in Stillwater. At 87, she still makes homemade cookies, pies, and canned dill pickles and to do alterations. They both continue to be active members of Salem Lutheran Church.
Heisters celebrate 50th
Jean and Bill Heister will celebrate 50 years of marriage in the same church where they were married.
Harshman’s celebrate 50 years
Karlanne Knott and Bill Harshman were wed Nov. 23, 1963, at the Christian Church in Orlando.
Overstreets celebrate 60 years
Charles and Dorothy Overstreet were married Oct. 30, 1953, in the First Baptist Church in Ponca City.
Hovers celebrate 50 years
Jeanita Harris and Ted Hover married Sept. 10, 1963, at Southside Baptist Church in Stillwater.
Thompsons mark 50 years
Joan Crawley wed Ronald Thompson on Oct. 5, 1963, at the First Baptist Church in Leominster, Mass.
Wagners celebrate 50th
Katherine Stocking wed Donald Wagner on Sept. 14, 1963, in New York.
Adlers celebrating 50th
Larry Adler and Linda Kershaw were married Sept. 14, 1963, in Oklahoma City.
Edwards to celebrate 50th
Bill Edwards and Rose Stimartze were married in Danforth Chapel at Kansas State University on Sept. 7, 1963.
Wilkinson celebrate 25th
David and Tammie Wilkinson will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary.
Warrens celebrate 50th
Thomas and Marylee Warren celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Aug. 17.
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