Mr. and Mrs. Max Knapp of rural Frankfort will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary on Sunday, March 25.
Friends and relatives are invited to an open house from 2-4 p.m. at the Milner Activity Center located behind the Milner Nursing Home in Rossville.
Max and the former Catherine Ruch were marred March 27, 1943, in Greeley, Colorado, where he was participating in military training in preparation to be sent to England to support the World War II allied effort in Europe.
He retired in 1984 from Rea Magnet Wire and the Carroll County Comet in 2010. She is a homemaker.
They have five living children: Bill (Jane), Bob (Beverly), Dick (Janet), Cathy (Joe) and Carol; one deceased child, Tom; 12 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
They request gifts be omitted, but cards are welcome.