ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. D. Jack Nartker are celebrating 65 years of marriage with a family dinner.
Nartker and the former Betty Palte were married June 10, 1954, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Glandorf, by the Rev. Otto Brackman.
They are the parents of five children, David (Susan) Nartker, of Elida, Nancy (Kevin) Scott, of Bowling Green, Ann (Randy) Ziegler, of Sidney, Jane (Bill) Focht, of Ellwood City, Pennsylvania, and Tom Nartker, of Lima. A son, Kevin, is deceased. They have eight grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. A grandchild is deceased.
Nartker retired from St. Rita’s Medical Center. His wife is a homemaker and retired secretary.