KALIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Jack Bennett are celebrating 70 years of marriage with a family dinner at Old Barn Out Back.
Bennett and the former Mary Bible were married July 13, 1947, at the Congregational Christian Church by the Rev. Leo McKinley.
They are the parents of two children, Robert (Pat) Bennett, of Nebraska City, Nebraska, and Dan (Anne) Bennett, of Wapakoneta. They have five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Bennett retired from West Ohio Gas Co. His wife is a homemaker.