Longtime Reedley residents Merle and Florence Siebert celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on May 31. They couple was married in 1949 at the Bethel College Mennonite Church in North Newton, Kansas.
They moved to California in 1959 and have been members of the First Mennonite Church of Reedley ever since.
Florence worked as a secretary at Great Western School for many years. Merle worked as a math teacher at Reedley High School and also coached track and jv basketball.
A family gathering is planned for June to celebrate the occasion.