Mr. and Mrs. Claire "Shorty" Kahler are about to celebrate 70 years of marriage together.

Shorty and Betty are former residents of Garden City. They now live at 2121 Meadowlark Road, No. 503, Manhattan, KS 66502 and would love to see you if you're in the area. Cards of congratulations may be sent to them by their anniversary date of April 16, 2013.

Their daughters, Jane Boys, Janet LeBlanc and Kit Krehbiel, will be celebrating the occasion with a reception and concert at Meadowlark from 2 to 4 p.m. April 14.