Howard and Leila Thompson


May 22, 2015 - 12:00 AM

Howard and Leila (Welsh) Thompson are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married in Selma, Kan., on May 29, 1955. Their home and farm was at Kincaid and then since retirement from the farm they have lived in Garnett. They are active at the First United Methodist Church in Kincaid and now at Garnett. They have enjoyed many years of RV camper travel whenever the farm and family life allowed time for this activity. They will celebrate this special anniversary with family and friends at Riverside Park in Iola. Friends and acquaintances are welcome to stop by to join the celebration from 2 to 4 p.m. at the picnic area in the park on Sunday, May 31.
They have four children, 12 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren that will be celebrating with them: Chardel and Mark Hastings, Iola, Joleata and Roger Kent, Garnett, Rick and Connie Thompson, Kincaid, and Janell and Ron Yelm, Iola. Grandchildren and great-grandchildren: Mary and Michael Hull with Maddox, Mason and Micah; Chandra and Greg Pippert, Megan and Steve Silberski with Gage, Finley and Blaydin, Jared and Fay Hastings with Jadrian, Quinian and Milo, Brynn Hastings, Jason and Candy Kent with George, Brooke and Lilly, Johnna and Bruce Brumley with Sammy and Kent, Blake and Hannah Thompson with Owen, Nora, Molly and Ruby; Erin and Justin Zook with Brylee, Brekyn and Britni, Nick Thompson, Jarick and Whitney Yelm with Talin and Hadley, Tyrell Yelm.

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