Leon and Shirley (Traudt) Lefler recently marked 50 years together. They were united in marriage August 12, 1961 at Longwood Baptist Church, Lemay, Missouri.
They were honored with a 50th anniversary party in Oakville, St. Louis County, Missouri on August 13, 2011. Their two children, John and David Lefler were in attendance with many relatives and friends. Leon was a teacher and coach in Kirkwood and Cape Girardeau schools, an Intake Officer for St. Louis County Justice Services, retired from Field Reprehensive St. Louis Painters DC 2. Shirley was a teacher and retired from K mart in Cape Girardeau. Leon and Shirley live in St. Francois County.