The Benners

Michael and Barbara Benner

Michael and Barbara Benner celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 9, 2018, with a Mass at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, and a family dinner.

The couple was wed Feb. 10, 1968, at Our Lady of Consolation Church, Carey, by the Rev. Leroy Paul.

Barbara is the daughter of the late Eugene and Mary Rose Tiell and is retired from Mercy Health – Tiffin Hospital.

Michael is the son of the late Otto and Evelyn Benner and is retired from Ameriwood Industries.

They are parents of three children, Michelle (Craig) Balsizer of Helena, Amy (Glenn) Owens of Gibsonburg and Jeremy (Taira) Benner of Columbus. They have five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.