LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. George Leiendecker are celebrating 50 years of marriage.
Leiendecker and the former Ellen Hoen were married Nov. 27, 1970, at Providence Lutheran Church, Holland, Ohio.
They are the parents of three children, Christy (Jim) Jay, of Lima, Sarah (Todd) Rode, of Fort Jennings, and Matt (Beth) Leiendecker, of Lima. They have eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Leiendecker retired from General Dynamics and Tower Automotive. His wife retired from JC Penney.