Maysents celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Maysents celebrate 70th wedding anniversary

Charles and Donna Maysent of Gladstone will observe their 70th wedding anniversary on July 11.

They were married in Omaha, Nebraska, in 1950 and farmed in Iowa for the first 19 years and then moved to Gladstone. Charles was employed as a television technician for KCTV and retired after 23 years in 1992.

The Maysents have five children, Wendele and wife Susan of Ames, Iowa; Sheryl and husband Kevin McTaggart (recently deceased) of Lincoln, Nebraska; Scott and wife Barbara of Belton; Nick and wife Pamela of Kansas City North; and Heidi and husband Kirk Brown of Kearney.

They are also grandparents of 15 and have 28 great-grandchildren.