Rick and Karen Hoffman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday, July 1, 2018, with a 10 a.m. Mass at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Findlay, followed with a family luncheon. The couple also celebrated in February at their Florida home with family and friends.
The couple was wed June 28, 1968, at St. Boniface Catholic Church, New Riegel, by Father Gerald Pelletier.
Karen is the daughter of the late Peter and MaryAnna LaFountaine of New Riegel and is a retired Foodtown bookkeeper.
Rick is the son of the late Darrel and Helen Hoffman of Fostoria and is retired from Atlas Crankshaft Corp.
The Hoffmans have a daughter, Kelly (Tim) Cochran of Capon Bridge, West Virginia; two sons, Quinn and Brian, are deceased. They have five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.