Goshen News, Goshen, IN

August 25, 2013

Bertsche 60th


GOSHEN — Hilary and Gladys (Long) Bertsche, Goshen, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.

They were married Aug. 29, 1953, in Sterling Ill.

They plan to celebrate with family and friends at Assembly Mennonite Church Aug. 31.

Their children include Stephen (Karmen) Bertsche, Middlebury, the late David (Diane) Bertsche, Monticello, Ill., Laurie Bertsche (Mary Ann Boyle), Bellingham, Wash., and Carol (Jeff) Kauffman, Fort Collins, Colo. They also have nine grandchildren and five great-grandchilden.

The Bertsches retired from farming in Illinois in 1997.