Goshen News, Goshen, IN

June 9, 2013

Brookins 50th


GOSHEN — Richard and Julia (Weybright) Brookins, Goshen, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They will celebrate the occasion with family and friends and take a cruise to Alaska later this summer.

They were married June 14, 1963, at Bethany Church of the Brethren, New Paris, by the Revs. Emery Kintner and Israel Gordon.

Their children include John and Pam Kirkdorffer, New Paris, Mike and Diane Riley and Brian and Lisa Miller, all of Goshen. They have seven grandchildren and two great-grandsons.

He is self-employed as a farmer. She is a homemaker and works in the farm office.

They are members of Maple Grove Church, New Paris.