August 11, 2013
BLUFFTON — Mr. and Mrs. Ray Shinabery celebrated 60 years of marriage Aug. 9. An open house is planned for 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 31 at Bluffton United Methodist Church.
Shinabery and the former Barbara Wright were married Aug. 9, 1953, in Lima by the Rev. Dwight Woodworth.
They are the parents of three sons, Michael (Judy) Shinabery, of Cloudcroft, N.M., Matthew Shinabery, of Bluffton, and Mark (Brittainy) Shinabery, of Lancaster; two daughters, the Rev. Kimberly Shinabery, of Denver, and Robin Michalob, of Reynoldsburg. They have two grandsons, a granddaughter, and a great-grandson.
A son-in-law, Matthew Michalob, is deceased.
Shinabery retired from Ottoville schools. His wife retired from Northwest Fuel Injection.