MR. and MRS.


PAYNE – Mr. and Mrs. Richard Schmidt are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary.

Richard Schmidt and Joan Ames were married in Payne on Feb. 26, 1949.

They are the parents of four children, Jill (Tedd) Porter, Jim (Terese) Schmidt, Jay (Jodie) Schmidt and Stephen, deceased.

They also have six grandchildren, Kierin Porter, Andrew, Anna, Sophia and Joe Schmidt and Emma (Anthony) Stoller.