THE GOSHEN NEWS
Jesse E. and Wilma (Slabaugh) Hochstetler, Nappanee, are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary.
They were married May 30, 1943, in Bremen.
They were honored at an anniversary open house celebration May 26 at the Nappanee Brethren in Christ Church with more than 100 family members and friends in attendance.
Their children include Paul Hochstetler (Randy Colburn), South Bend, Esther Burdette, North Charleston, S.C., Lamar (LeAnn) Hochstetler, Nappanee, Wayne (Marilyn) Hochstetler, Fort Collins, Colo., Shirley (Jim) Cox, Rosman, N.C. and Darrel (Dianne) Hochstetler, Syracuse. They have 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
He retired from Mutschler Brothers and Creative Dimensions, both of Nappanee. He is employed part time at Grrreat Creations, Nappanee.
She retired in 2012 from Grrreat Creations, Nappanee.