Goshen News, Goshen, IN

July 28, 2013

Stroman 60th


GOSHEN — Vern and Vicky (Walston) Stroman, Goshen, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.

They were married July 30, 1953, at First Baptist Church in Elkhart by the Rev. Herbert Scott.

Their children include Linda (Michael) Simmons, Howe, Cinda (Gary) Haney, Goshen, and Mark (Tara) Stroman, Bristol. They have seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

The Stroman’s celebration plans include a family get-together at the home of their daughter and son-in-law in Howe, who will be celebrating their 40th anniversary.

He served in the U.S. Navy 1951-1955 and  owned and operated the family business, Troyer Seed Company in Goshen, until his retirement in 2000.

She worked as a librarian at Model School for 10 years before joining the family business. She retired in 2000.