BLUFFTON — Mr. and Mrs. Jan Kibele are celebrating 45 years of marriage. They traveled to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.
Kibele and the former Paula Brodman were married Sept. 9, 1972, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Bluffton, by Father Martin Donnaly.
They are the parents of four children, Dawn (Michael) Ballinger, of Harrod, Leif (Marcia) Kibele, of Bluffton, Holly (Doug) George, of Springboro, and Chelsea (Jimmy Hovest) Kibele, of Pandora. They have nine grandsons.
Kibele retired from Ford Motor Co. Lima Engine Plant. His wife retired from Blanchard Valley Hospital, Bluffton campus.