Jon and Janet Flickinger, Salina, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, Aug. 8, 2010.

Children of the couple are Jamie Farmer and husband, Larry, Salina, Julie Hudson and husband, Gary, Argyle, Texas, Marty Flickinger and wife, Traci, Topeka, and Jered Flickinger and wife, Tracy, Salina.

Grandchildren of the couple are Jessica Nelson and husband, C. Brett, Dallas; Michael Anderson and wife, Betsy, and Garrett and Braden Anderson, all of Salina; Lindsey, Jordan and Aubrey Flickinger, Topeka; and a step-grandson, A.J. Farmer, Salina.

They made their home in Hays until 1968, when they moved to Salina. They owned and worked together at JMF Electronics and Xetec Inc., in Salina where Jon was an electronic engineer and Janet was the office manager. They retired in 1995. Jon now enjoys building street rods and Janet enjoys genealogy, especially Germans from Russia.

Janet Laubhan of Russell and Jon Flickinger of Hays were married Aug. 8, 1960, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Hays.

Cards can be sent to them at 2544 Angus Lane, Salina, KS 67401, or e-mails to and