Friends and family are invited to an open house on Sunday, Oct. 11, at Emmaus Lutheran Fellowship Hall, 5215 Loop Road in Dorsey, to honor Eugene and Dolores Bertels for their 60th wedding anniversary. The Dorsey residence will receive guests from 2 until 4 p.m. Gifts may be omitted. The former Dolores Perry became the bride of Eugene Bertels on Oct. 8, 1955, at Emmaus Lutheran Church in Dorsey, with the Rev. Arnold Wagner officiating.
Gene was employed at Aljets Garage in Dorsey for 20 years and retired as Rural Mail Carrier in Dorsey after 20 years.
Dolores worked at Germania Savings and Loan, Famous Barr and Aid Association for Lutherans.
Their children are the Rev. Ricky and wife, Janice, of Fall Creek, Wis., and Brenda Bertels of College Station, Texas.
They have four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.