Merle and Beryl Hitz of Minneola are celebrating their 65th anniversary Tuesday, May 25.


    Merle and Beryl Hitz of Minneola are celebrating their 65th anniversary Tuesday, May 25. The couple was married in 1945 in Dodge City.  After their marriage, they resided in rural Kingsdown, where they remained on the family farm until moving to Minneola two years ago.
    Mr. and Mrs. Hitz have two living children, Mike (Yvonne) Hitz and Gayla (Kurt) Kirmer, both of Spearville.  They also had a son, Dennis Hitz, who died in 1963.  The couple has five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
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