John R. and Patricia "Patti" Lonnon, Hays, celebrated their 35th wedding anniversary Oct. 16 with a surprise anniversary party with family and friends, hosted by their children.

Children of the couple are Angie Klaus and husband, Jeff, Wichita, and Dane Lonnon and wife, Kayla, Hays.

The couple have two grandchildren, Logan Klaus and Gracen Klaus, both of Wichita.

John R. and Patricia "Patti" (Schmidt) Lonnon were married Oct. 18, 1975, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hays.