Don and Velma Cheslic will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Sunday, Aug. 18.
Don Cheslic married Velma Baker in Attica. They moved to Arkansas City in 1951. Don was employed at the U.S. Postal Service for 32 years, retiring in 1987. Velma was employed at Sears for 34 years, retiring in 1989.
They are members of the Central Christian Church.
They have one daughter, Pam Darnall; two grandsons, Jace Darnell and wife, Janet, and Shawn Darnall and wife, Michelle; and two great-grandsons, Jayden and Jaxon.
The family is requesting a card shower to help them celebrate their special day. Cards can be sent to 221 Greenway, Arkansas City, KS 67005.