Goshen News, Goshen, IN

July 28, 2013

Reese 70th


GOSHEN — Robert “Bob” and Pauline “Polly” (Day) Reese, Goshen, are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary.

They were married Aug. 1, 1943, at Southlawn United Brethren Church, South Bend, by the Rev. Keith Rinehart.

They will be honored at an anniversary open house hosted by their family Aug. 3 from 3 to 5 p.m. in the dining room of Juniper Place, Greencroft, Goshen. The couple requests no gifts and everyone is welcome to attend.  

The couple has three children, Terry (Judy) Reese, Elkhart, Donna (Jim) Geurink, Valparaiso, and Kathy (Jim) Leichty, Goshen; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He retired in 1973 as president of Reese Products, Elkhart, after 25 years with the company. She is a homemaker. The Reeses have lived in South Bend, Elkhart and Goshen during their marriage.