Goshen News, Goshen, IN

April 7, 2013

Branson 50th


GOSHEN — Lamar and Wilma (Secrest) Branson, Goshen, and North Fort Myers, Fla., are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married April 5, 1963, at the Brethren church in Bryan, Ohio.

The couple recently spent 16 days in Hawaii and plan to spend a week at Indiana Beach in Monticello with their family.

Their children include Mark (Ann) Branson, Atlanta, Ga., Wade (Sue) Branson, Goshen, Troy (Elaine) Branson, Indianapolis, Linda (Steve) Swihart, Goshen, and Lisa (Jon) Yoder, Dallas Lake, Wolcottville. They have 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

He worked as a field representative for County Line Cheese, Shipshewana, and retired in 1994.

She worked part time at Babsco Electric, Elkhart, and is retired.

The Bransons enjoy their family, playing golf and traveling.