65th Anniversary Emily and H.
Aug. 26, 2012 at 3:26 a.m.
Emily and H. Fred Buckert celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner party at Sky Restaurant. They were married on August 11, 1947 at St. Mary's Church Rectory with the Rev. Msgr. F.O. Beck officiating. Their attendents were Jean Miller Frankenburger and Sylvan Miori. They traveled to Monterrey, Mexico for their wedding trip.
Emily is the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Louis Smolik; and Fred is the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Henry Buckert, all of Victoria. Their children include: Byron and Debora Buckert, Dr. Phylis and Steve Canion, Kai and Janet Buckert, and Vivian and David Boyd; and seven granddaughters and two great-grandchildren.
Emily went to work at The Victoria Advocate in 1944 and remained until her retirement in 1991. Fred also retired in 1991 from Union Carbide.