CRIDERSVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Dale Roush celebrated their 90th birthdays and their 71st wedding anniversary with their whole family over Memorial Day weekend.
They are the parents of two children, David (Nancy) of Albion, Michigan, and Deborah (Richard) Southall, of Elgin, South Carolina. They have four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Roush and the former Bonnie Joy First grew up in Lima and met in high school. They were married June 22, 1947, at South Side Christian Church by E.J. Penhorwood. Roush retired from BP after 31 years. His wife retired from NCR after 22 years. They have been living at Otterbein in Cridersville for the past 10 years.