Kathie and Tom Kentner

WAPAKONETA — Mr. and Mrs. Tom Kentner are celebrating 65 years of marriage.

Kentner and the former Kathie Leahy were married September 14, 1957, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Canton.

They are the parents of seven children, Kevin (Jan) Kentner, Mike Kentner, Matt (Amy) Kentner, both of Wapakoneta, Melissa (Jim Gimeson) Kentner of Worthington, Amy (Chris) Jaromin of Andover, Massachusetts, Tim Kentner of Wapakoneta and Karen (Mark) Crooks of Tampa, Florida. They have 16 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Kentner retired from Lima Ford Engine Plant.

His wife retired from Wapakoneta City Schools.