LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Darwin Boertje are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a family vacation.
Boertje and the former Cheryl Dunlap were married July 25, 1970, at Lima Baptist Temple by the Rev. Neal Boertje, his father.
They are the parents of two children, Mark Boertje, of Delaware, Ohio, and Julia Loutzenhiser, of Galena. They have four grandchildren.
Boertje retired after 35 years of teaching social studies at Columbus Grove High School. His wife retired from Huntington National Bank.