Anniversaries

The Hofferts

Duane and Jean Hoffert of Tiffin celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church, Tiffin. The couple was wed Oct. 7, 1967, at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Francis L. Snare. Jean is the daughter of the late Paul and Grace Johnson ...

The Clouses

Robert and Jane Clouse celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Monday, Oct. 9, 2017, with a party with family and friends at New Riegel American Legion. The couple was wed Oct. 9, 1967, in Honolulu, Hawaii, by Father Francis Ford. Jane is the daughter of Fred (Anna) Elchert and the late ...

The Lutzes

John and Constance Lutz celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Oct. 5, 2017, with their children and grandchildren. The couple was wed Oct. 5, 1957, at St. Joseph Catholic Church by Monsignor Richard J. Gabel. Constance is the daughter of the late Edmund and Margaret Kimmet. John is ...

The Lawrences

Donald and Penny Lawrence are celebrating their 35th wedding anniversary, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. The couple was wed Sept. 24, 1982, at Nazarene Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. Flack. Penny is the daughter of Carol Warnecke of New Riegel and is employed at the Fremont License Agency. Donald ...

The Halcombs

Tommy and Linda Halcomb are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017. The couple was wed Sept. 24, 1977, in Clintwood, Virginia, by the Rev. Henry B. Garris. Linda is the daughter of the late Albert and Mary Greenwald. She is employed at Whirlpool Corp., ...

The Davises

James and Linda Davis of Bettsville are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary 2-5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, with family and friends. The couple was wed Sept. 16, 1967, at First Baptist Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. Francis Snare. Linda is the daughter of Irvin and Wanda ...

The Reckers

Rick and Amy Recker celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a week-long vacation to St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands, and renewed their vows on the island at St. Joseph Catholic Church with the Rev. John Mark officiating. The couple was wed Sept. 11, 1992, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, ...

The Colemans

Gerald and Carol Coleman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, Sept. 3, 2017, with a Mass and renewal of vows at St. Joseph Catholic Church, and a family dinner at T.J. Willie’s Restaurant. The couple was wed Sept. 2, 1967, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. ...

The Wests

Robert and Colleen (Stover) West plan to celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a family gathering at T.J. Willie’s Restaurant. The Wests were married Sept. 20, 1952, in Sandusky, by the Rev. Howard Porterfield. Mrs. West is the daughter of the late Wilson and Irene Stover. She is ...

The Shockeys

Tom and Ruth Shockey of Delray Beach, Florida, and formerly of Michigan and Ohio, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an Alaskan cruise earlier in the year. The couple was wed Sept. 9, 1967, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin. Ruth is the daughter of the late and Mr. and Mrs. ...

The Kins

Donald and Jean Kin of Tiffin celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 5, with a Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, with the Rev. Joseph Szybka presiding. Following Mass, a family celebration, hosted by their children, took place at the family farm. The couple was ...

The Schalks

Kathleen and Patrick Schalk of Pataskala are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary Sunday, Aug. 27, 2017, with a family gathering. The couple was wed Aug. 27, 1977, at Washington Street United Methodist Church, Tiffin, with the Rev. Philip Feltman and the Rev. Harry Adams ...

The Guths

Jerry and Joyce Guth of rural Old Fort celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 26, 2017, with a dinner with family and a few friends at T.J. Willie’s restaurant and a trip in early August to the Oregon coast and San Francisco. The couple was wed Aug. 26, 1967, at St. ...

The Belknaps

Carleton and Suzanne Belknap celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner planned by their children, and a celebration with family and friends at Steak Eatery in Jackson, Michigan. The couple was wed Aug. 5, 1967, at Brookside Methodist Church, by the Rev. Verne ...

The Kerns

Richard L. and Elaine Kern of Tiffin plan to celebrate their 50th anniversary with a casual dinner with friends and a trip to upstate New York later this year. The couple was wed Aug. 26, 1967, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin, by the Revs. Thomas Wehinger and Donald Nichols. Elaine ...

The Matheses

Steve E. and Susan K. Mathes celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. The couple was wed Aug. 19, 1967, at Evangelical United Brethren Church, Tiffin. Susan is the daughter of the late Lula and Charles Hushour and she is a homemaker. Steve is the son of the late ...

The Brickners

James H. and Charlotte A. Brickner celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 29, 2017, with a Mass at St. Mary Church and Sunday, Aug. 6, with a surprise party at New Riegel American Legion hosted by their children. The couple was married July 27, 1957, at the St. Mary’s ...

The Hannas

Richard and Johan Hanna celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a 5 p.m. dinner Saturday, July 29, 2017, at Pioneer Mill Restaurant, Tiffin. The couple was married July 31, 1967, in Portland, Maine, by L.B. Ogens. Johan is the daughter of the late Elden and Henrietta Gray and is a ...

The Lees

Louis and Millie Lee of Tiffin celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, with a family gathering. The couple was wed Aug. 9, 1947, at St. Joseph Church, Fremont. Millie is the daughter of the late Jacob and Estella Swint. Louis is the son of the late Frank and ...

The Currans

Dr. Michael Curran and Dr. Nancy Kiesel will celebrate their 40th anniversary today, Aug. 6, 2017, with family in Washington, D.C. The couple was married Aug. 6, 1977, at Herbster Chapel, Heidelberg College. Nancy is the daughter of the late Armin and Helen Kiesel and is a dentist in Chevy ...