SPENCERVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Jim Holtzapple are celebrating 70 years of marriage with a family party.
Holtzapple and the former Joan Nunn were married June 6, 1948, at Evangelical United Brethren Church, Elida, by the Rev. Frederick Mumford.
They are the parents of two children, Diane (Al) Vaden, of Spencerville, and Doug (Bobbi) Holtzapple, of Spencerville. A daughter, Kathy Shafer, is deceased. They have five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Holtzapple is retired from Vistron. His wife is retired from Huntington Bank.