ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Venard Motter are celebrating 50 years of marriage.
Motter and the former Jarilyn Stoll were married April 27, 1969, at Sugar Grove Methodist Church, Ada, by the Rev. Leon Stark.
They are the parents of three children, Karen (Brian) Lecargo, Mary (Joe) Jones and Deborah (Davit) Steele. A son, Brian Motter, is deceased. They have four grandchildren.
Motter retired from Ford Motor Co. His wife worked at Triplet and is a housewife.