Couple celebrates 40 years
Mike Shirkey and Bobbie (Davidson) Shirkey were married on June 16, 1973, by the Rev. Leland Grove at the First Christian Church in Washington. They are the parents of three daughters, April (Aaron) Six of Washington, Alissa (Rob) Schuerer of Amana, and Anna (Dustin) McKenna of Palo. They are blessed with five grandchildren. The couple celebrated their anniversary in February on a family cruise to the Caribbean.