Bob and Idonna (Burkhart) Florell of Lincoln recently celebrated their 60th Wedding Anniversary with an Open House at Christ Methodist Church. The couple was married on August 1, 1954 in the Fairbury Methodist Church by the late Rev. Arthur Johnson.
Their three children and spouses are David and Kerry Florell of Lincoln, Brenda and Craig Nelson of Omaha, and Scott and Amy Florell of Salt Lake City, Utah. The Florells have nine grandchildren—Ryan, Tyler, and Brandon Florell, of Lincoln, Elizabeth and Trevor Stewart of Austin, TX, Katie Nelson of Dallas, TX , Travis Nelson of Omaha, and Abigail, Anna, and Scotty Florell of Salt Lake City, UT. All were present for the weekend.
Former Fairburians who attended the open house were Bonnie (Schmoldt) Damkroger, Dr. and Mrs. Phil Gibson, Marilyn (Snyder) Hansen, and Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Meyer.