LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. James Brunner, of Lima, celebrated 50 years of marriage July 3, 2015. A celebration is planned with their children and grandchildren for a later date.
Brunner and the former Beverly Winter were married July 3, 1965, at St. John Catholic Church, in Lima, by the Rev. Donald Heintshel. They are now members of St. Charles Parish.
They are the parents of four children, Lorie (John) Zerante, Steve (Tracey) Brunner, Jodie (Gavin) Craig and Kim (John) Venturella. They have 12 grandchildren.
Brunner is retired but was previously president of Brunner News Agency and owner of Readmore’s Hallmark stores. His wife taught elementary education for several years before choosing to stay home to raise her four children. They both enjoy traveling throughout the United States and abroad.