LIMA ó Mr. and Mrs. Howard Jones, of Lima, will celebrate 65 years of marriage Aug. 7, 2013. An open house is planned from 2 to 6 p.m., Aug. 11th, at their sonís house located at 3215 Hadsell Road. The couple request that gifts be omitted.
Jones and the former Dorothy Krouskop were married Aug. 7, 1948, by the Rev. Landis.
They are the parents of one son, Michael (Helen) Jones, of Lima; and one daughter, Shirley (Rockie) Ford, of Elida. They have four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Jones retired after 38 years of service from Indianhead Truck Lines. His wife retired from Lima Armature Works, in Lima.
Dorothy and Howard Jones