Goshen News, Goshen, IN

June 9, 2013

Hire 50th


GOSHEN — Tom and Linda (Brookins) Hire, New Paris, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married June 23, 1963, at New Paris First Brethren Church by the Rev. Woodrow Immel.

They will be honored at an anniversary open house celebration June 23 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the New Paris First Brethren Church. The couple requests no gifts.

Their children include Annette and Charles Hochstetler, New Paris, and Malinda and Timothy Eash, Bristol. They have five grandchildren.

He retired from SmokerCraft in 2005.

She retired in 2009 as treasurer for Fairfield Community Schools.