LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Richard Crumrine are celebrating 70 years of marriage. The family will celebrate together with a dinner at a later date.
Crumrine and the former Joanne Lowry were married Jan. 30, 1948, at United Brethren Church, High Street, Cridersville.
They are the parents of three children, Phillip E. (Connie) Crumrine, of Lima, Jacqueline Litsey, of Jupiter, Florida, and Jennifer Kill, of Elida. A son, R. Dale Crumrine, is deceased. They have six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Crumrine worked at Ohio Power Company and retired from Standard Oil of Ohio/BP refinery, Lima, after 32 years. His wife is a homemaker who volunteered at the American Red Cross for 27 years.