Couple celebrates golden moment
THAT’S GOLD: Frank and Jean Wedemeyer cut their 50th wedding anniversary cake on Easter Saturday. Frank Wedemeyer, 76, was born in Eidsvold and has resided there for 70 years, spending six years in Longreach and Brisbane. Jean (nee Downie) was born in Monto and met Frank at a New Year’s Ball in 1959. After teaching in various places in Queensland they settled in Eidsvold 50 years ago. The couple has four children and eight grandchildren. Family and friends from various areas travelled to help them celebrate. The golden cake was made and decorated by May Louttit.