HARROD — Mr. and Mrs. John Rumer, of Harrod, celebrated 50 years of marriage Feb. 15, 2013. Their children threw them a surprise anniversary party on Feb. 9th, at the Allen East Community Center.
Rumer and the former AdahBelle Prichard were married Feb. 15, 1963, at Union Chapel, in Lima, by the Rev. Kesler.
They are the parents of six sons, Scott (Teresa) Rumer, of Dyersburg, Tenn.,Shawn Rumer, Stephen (April) Rumer, Shannon (Jeanette) Rumer and Shane (Leigh Anne) Rumer, all of Harrod and Chris Rumer, of Cincinnati. They have 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Rumer is semi retired. He retired from Hughes Plumbing & Heating; works fro the Village of Harrod and Auglaize Township part-time. His wife retired from Allen East Schools as a bus driver.