Vernon and Frances Maier, Russell, will celebrate their 45th wedding anniversary Aug. 21 with a card shower hosted by their children.

Children of the couple are Rich Meier and wife, Barb, Herb Meier and wife, Faye, all of Wichita; and Christine Maier, Russell.

The couple has two grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

Vernon and Frances (Resner) Maier were married Aug. 21, 1966, in Russell.