WAPAKONETA — Mr. and Mrs. Ronnie L. Stevely are celebrating 50 years of marriage today, June 16, 2013. A celebration is planned with their family, and a trip is scheduled for a later date.
Stevely and the former Janet “Jan” R. Sidener were married June 16, 1963, at St. Matthew Lutheran Church, in Cridersville, by the Rev. Eugene W. Bench.
They are the parents of two sons, Bryan (Kris) Stevely and Brad (Julie) Stevely, both of Wapakoneta. They have six grandchildren, one great-granddaughter and two step-grandsons and two step-great-grandsons.
Stevely is retired from BP Chemical. His wife is a retired hair dresser.