Pastor and Mrs. Richard J. (Joe) Dayhuff
Pastor and Mrs. Richard J. (Joe) Dayhuff will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 27, 2012.
Their children and their church family will host an open house from 4 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 15 in Rick’s Smokehouse at Terre Haute. Friends and relatives are invited. It is requested that gifts be omitted but cards are welcome.
The couple were married in Eighth Avenue Baptist Church at Terre Haute with the late Donald K. Edwards officiating.
Mrs. Dayhuff is the former Ada (Sue) Kable, daughter of the late Margaret and Jack Kable. Pastor Dayhuff is the son of the late Elias and Catherine Dayhuff. Sue has been employed in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology for the past 28 years. Joe has been the pastor of Southside Baptist Church for 30 years. He is a retired painting contractor and school bus driver for St. Patrick School. He traveled for five years with the Singing Gardner Evangelistic Team out of Buchanan, Mich., serving as their evangelist and piano player and singing with their quartet.
The couple have three children, Doug (Ruth) Dayhuff, Dan (Kim) Dayhuff and Margaret (Chuck) Brooks. They are the grandparents of Brian (Sara) Pullen; Christi, Kaitlyn, Abbie, Isaac and Cameron Dayhuff; and Catherine Washburn. On Aug. 18 they welcomed stepgrandchildren Michael, Katherine and Curtis Brooks into their family.
The couple took an early anniversary trip with friends to Mackinac Island.
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Buntain
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Buntain of Terre Haute will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Dec. 4, 2012.
Mr. and Mrs. Buntain were married Dec. 4, 1942, in Clinton.
Mrs. Buntain, the former Virginia Bozarth, retired from General Telephone Co. as a business account representative after 28 years of service.
Howard was a member of Teamsters Union, Local 144, in Terre Haute and retired as a truck driver for McDaniel Freight Line after 28 years of service.
The couple have two sons, the late Ronnie Buntain and Rex Buntain. They also have two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Cards are welcome and may be sent to 6833 N. Wahoo Tree St., Terre Haute, IN 47805.