Laverne and Jane Schumacher, Hays, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary May 16, 2009, with a Mass at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, followed by a reception, dinner and dance.

Children of the couple are Brian and Jane Schumacher, Steve and Paula Schumacher, Eileen Schumacher, and Bruce and Brenda Schumacher.

Grandchildren of the couple are Dustin and Becky Schumacher, Derek Schumacher, Jenna Jacobs, Wade Schumacher, Dylan Schumacher, Katelyn and Cole Schumacher and Wyatt Schumacher.

Laveren Schumacher and Jane Urban were married May 9, 1959, at St. Mary Church, Loretto.