LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Duane Young Sr. are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A surprise party was held at Union Chapel Missionary Church, Lima, and a trip to Arizona is planned.
Young and the former Cheri Moore were married Dec. 23, 1967, at Church of God, Lima, by the Rev. Daniel Young, father of the groom.
They are the parents of Duane Robert Young Jr., of Lima, Robbie (Peggy) Young, of St. Marys, and Kim (Pastor Jerry) Meyer, of Ottawa. They have 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. A great-grandson is deceased.
Young retired from Nickles Bakery, Lima. His wife retired from Lima Memorial Hospital.