Mr. and Mrs. Vernon Wachtman, Defiance, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.
Vernon Wachtman and Lillian Helberg were married June 5, 1960, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Napoleon Township.
They have four sons: Douglas (Joyce), David, and Terry (Kaycie) of Defiance, and Todd (Karla), Napoleon. They have 11 grandchildren.
The couple will celebrate at an open house for family and friends, hosted by their children, at their home at 04421 Adams Ridge Road, Sunday, June 6, 2-8 p.m.