Otto and Martha Kersten 50th Wedding Anniversary 19 Feb 1962
—Hauser Studio Mr. and Mrs. Otto Kersten, Rte. 4, Janesville, will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary Sunday with open house in their home. Friends and relatives are invited to call from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9. The former Martha Elser and Otto Kersten were married Feb. 22, 1912, in their home, by the Rev. F. W. Wenzel. They have one son, William H. Kersten, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, Fla.; two daughters, Mrs. Edna Pennycook, Rte. 2, and Mrs. Dorothy J. Smyth, Janesville; three granddaughters and two grandsons. Mr. and Mrs. Kersten have lived on their farm, the one on which Mrs. Kersten was born. They are members of Zion Lutheran Lutheran Church, Center Township.