Anniversaries

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 ...

The Dells

John and Stephanie Dell celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a Disney cruise with their children. The couple was married Aug. 1, 1992, at St. John’s United Church of Christ, Tiffin, by the Rev. David Culp. Stephanie is the daughter of the late Priscilla and Steven Ricker. She is ...

The Widmans

David R. and Bernadette M. Widman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a party July 23, 2017, at Camden Falls hosted by their children. The Widmans were married July 15, 1967, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, by Msgr. Richard Gabel. David is the son of the late Lawrence and ...

The Sholls

David Allen and Grace Olivia Sholl celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary Friday, July 21, 2017, with family and friends. The couple was wed July 21, 1972, in Tiffin. Grace is the daughter of the late Russel and Ama Belle Baker and is retired. David is the son of the late Floyd and ...

The Gosches

Ron and Rita Gosche of Fostoria plan to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Sunday, July 30, 2017, with an 8 a.m. Mass at Sts. Patrick and Andrew, Liberty, followed by brunch at T.J. Willie’s Restaurant and a family get-together. The couple was wed July 20, 1957, at Gibsonburg St. ...

The Bridingers

Rick and Bobbi Bridinger celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary Saturday, July 1, 2017, with a party in the Evergreen Building at Meadowbrook Park, and a vacation in Venice, Florida, with their family in April. The couple was wed June 17, 1977, in St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, with ...

The Flechtners

Gary and Susan Flechtner celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a trip to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The couple was wed July 22, 1977, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. John Shanahan. Susan is the daughter of Wayne and Joan Moore and is a licensed practical ...

The Houks

Dick “Dad” and Janet Houk celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 13, 2017, with a surprise party in the Hickory room at Tiffin Eagles, planned by their children; they took a trip to San Juan, Puerto Rico, in January, and will be taking a family trip to southern Ohio with ...

The Stovers

Mickey and Arlene (Moyer) Stover will celebrate their 65th anniversary. They were married June 28, 1952, in Greenup, Kentucky. Mrs. Stover is the daughter of the late Roy and Gertrude Moyer. Mr. Stover is the son of the late Wilson and Irene Stover and is retired from Atlas, ...

The Wilhelms

Denny and Linda Wilhelm are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed June 18, 1977, at St Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin. Linda (Sours) is the daughter of the late Casper and Beulah Sours and is an MDS nurse at Good Shepherd Home in Fostoria. Denny is the son of ...

The Tanners

Garry E. and Leah A. Tanner of rural Fremont plan to celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary in July with family and a day trip to Put-In-Bay in August. The couple was married June 8, 1957, at the Burgoon E.U.B. church (now Burgoon United Methodist) by the Rev. L.D. Reynolds. Leah is ...

The Adamses

Gib and Donna (Hoover) Adams will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed June 12, 1992, at Ohio Memorial Chapel, Tiffin, by the Rev. Paul Long. Donna is the daughter of the late Herbert Hoover and Nancy (Fred) Bowers and is retired from Tiffin Developmental ...

The Weinandys

Ralph and Mary Louise Weinandy celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 3, 2017, with a party. The couple was wed June 4, 1947, at St. Peter Catholic Church, Alvada. Mary Louise is the daughter of the late Thomas and Evelyn (Welter) Reinhart and is a homemaker. Ralph is ...

The Reimers

Daniel and Mary Reimer are celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary Sunday, June 11, 2017, with a family Mass at St. Joseph Church, Tiffin, followed by a family reunion at the couple’s home. The couple was wed June 10, 1972, at St. Aloysius catholic Church, Republic by Father Michael ...