LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Richard “Dick” Morrisey are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A vow renewal and blessing at Mass at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church was held, followed by a reception given by their children at The Met. A trip to Maine is planned for October.
Morrisey and the former Susan “Sue” Jakim were married Sept. 7, 1968, at St. Charles Catholic Church by the Rev. Leo Lehmkuhl.
They are the parents of four children, Michelle (Vince) Libasci, of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Christine (John) Barker, of Westerville, Jim (Amy) Morrisey, of Lima, and Sean (Lauren) Morrisey, of Westerville. They have 13 grandchildren.
Morrisey is self employed as a consulting engineer and surveyor. His wife retired from Mercy Health St. Rita’s after 45 years as a registered nurse.