For those of you who were unable to make the trip to Virginia to Celebrate Marge & Bud Hartkern’s Golden Wedding Anniversary Party, I have created this blog post.
The only favor I ask is that you
PLEASE LEAVE A COMMENT BELOW–
-anything at all that would be fun and festive so that I can share your comments with my parents. I hope this brings the celebration to you….
Many thanks to those of you who contributed your photos so that
I could make an accurate chronological re-enactment!
The Pizza Party: April 8th, 2011
Mom and Dad’s Actual 50th Anniversary
“Oh, Happy Anniversary: (Horsing Around with Marc)
“Blow Out the Candles”
“The Flintstones: Happy Anniversary”
“Have I Told You Lately That I Love You” (The Rehearsal)
“Longer” (The Rehearsal)
“The Renewal” April 9, 2011 Resurrection Catholic Church, Moneta, VA
“Margie” Played by Le Hot Club de Big Lick
“Margie Sings Margie”
“My Buddy” The Movie
“Mom and Dad’s Silhouettes” (Watching My Buddy The Movie)
“Have I Told You Lately” (Musical Dedication for Mom–partial recording) Featuring: Nora Stasio: Vocals & Noreen Hartkern: Vocals and tambourine, Marc Stasio: piano * Joan Stasio: organ, djembe drum, triangle * Joe Stasio: Guitar * Marc Stasio, Jr.: bass * Dave Hartkern: drums
“Longer” (Musical Dedication for Dad) Featuring: Nora Stasio: Vocals & Noreen Hartkern: Vocals and tambourine, Marc Stasio: piano * Joan Stasio:
organ, djembe drum, triangle * Joe Stasio: Guitar * Marc Stasio, Jr.: bass * Dave Hartkern: drums
“Route 66” Featuring: Marc Stasio: piano * Joan Stasio: organ, * Joe Stasio: Guitar * Marc Stasio, Jr.: bass * Bud Hartkern: trombone, Dave Hartkern: drums, Noreen Hartkern: Vocals
“It Had To Be You” Le Hot Club de Big Lick along with Dave Hartkern, Bud Hartkern, Marc Stasio and Noreen Hartkern
“Our Love Is Here To Stay” Le Hot Club de Big Lick along with Noreen Hartkern, Dave Hartkern and Marc Stasio
“Joan and David Dancing to September Song” by Le Hot Club de Big Lick
Le Hot Club de Big Lick featuring: Dan Adams, Violin * Bob Casey, Guitar * Scott Fore, Guitar * Jeff Hofmann, Upright Bass
I just made my mom and dad a photo book of their 50th on Winkflash.com
Below you can see my page layouts in the book…these are low res images…
I have all of the hi-res photos. The slideshow will automatically play….
Click on the “Pictures” button and scroll back to picture 1
(the picture of them kissing) to start the slide show over again.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Noreen Hartkern is a well-respected Zillow 5- Star Agent on Smith Mountain Lake, Virginia, with over 20+ Years of Real Estate Expertise. Noreen is an Accomplished Realtor, Real Estate Consultant, New Construction Specialist, Blog Writer & Photographer. In Addition to Listings and Sales, Buyers and Sellers Agency, She has Extensive Experience as a Home Renovator, Rehabber and Flipper, and is a Published Author on That Very Topic.
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