Social Circles

Engagement

Congratulations Courtney & Douglas!
Dr. and Mrs. Roger Paul Jackson of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Courtney Brooke Jackson, to Douglas Joseph Beardsley, the son of Theresa Beardsley and Mr. Samuel C. Beardsley of Portland, Oregon. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. John Robert Stevens and the late Mr. and Mrs. Paul William Jackson. Courtney is a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School.

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Vacation Vignette

Big Apple
Kathy Maguire and Tom Fritts recently took their daughter, Ellie Fritts, on a trip to the East Coast. They spent time in the Big Apple and enjoyed touring our nation’s capital. They even showed their Kansas City pride with signs on Good Morning America.
 Also featured in the May 26th issue of The Independent
Tom Fritts, Kathy Maguire and Ellie Fritts

Tom Fritts, Ellie Fritts and Kathy Maguire
Ellie Fritts enjoyed the view from the Empire State Building.

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Bride’s Book

Congratulations Mr. & Mrs. Diebel!
Lauren Leigh Fournier and Spencer Curtis Diebel were married on December 10th at Perkins Chapel at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Texas. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. David Carter Fournier, Sr., of University Park, Texas. Lauren is the granddaughter of Mrs. John Cheney of Dallas, Texas, and the late Mr. Cheney and Mr. Doug Fournier of Dallas, Texas, and the late Mrs. Fournier. Her groom is the son of Mr. and Mrs.

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Catholic Education Foundation

Patron’s Party
A special guest spoke at the Catholic Education Foundation’s Patron’s Party on May 2nd. Collins Tuohy, the sister of Michael Oher and whose family inspired The Blind Side, spoke to guests during the event at Indian Hills Country Club. Miss Sue, Michael Oher’s tutor was also there to speak.

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Engagement

Congratulations Emily & Wesley!
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Uhlmann III of Mission Hills are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Bloch Uhlmann, to Wesley Joseph Fehsenfeld, the son of Debra Bates Davis of Charleston, South Carolina, and Mr. Joseph Craig Fehsenfeld of Barrington Hills, Illinois. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Wollman Bloch of Mission Hills and Mr. Paul Uhlmann, Jr., of Our Town and the late Mrs. Uhlmann.

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