Washburns to note 50 years of marriage with reception


Susan K. and Kenneth L. Washburn Jr. of Walcott will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a cake reception on Sunday, Dec. 29. Friends and relatives are invited to join them following the 10 a.m. service at 1st Baptist Church, located at 1401 Perry St., Davenport.

They were married Dec. 27, 1969, at the 1st Baptist Church in Lafayette, Ind.

Ken retired from Liquid Grow after 35 years of service. Susan was a homemaker and a teacher for the Davenport Community School District for 20 years.

They are the parents of Elizabeth (Rob) Galbraith of Rock Island, and James (Molley) Washburn of Portland, Ore. Their grandchildren are Colin and Kathryn Galbraith and Andrew and Meredith Washburn.