Mr. and Mrs. Ronald E. Ingram
Rev. Ronald E. and Patricia (Russell) Ingram of Ridge Farm, Ill., will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Nov. 17, 2012, during an open house, hosted by their children.
Family and friends are invited to celebrate from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Wayne & Ila Blakeney Community Building at Ward Park in Ridge Farm.
The couple welcome cards, but ask that gifts be omitted.
Ron and Patty were united in marriage Nov. 18, 1962, in the United Methodist Church at Dana. The Rev. Lewis Crouch
The couple have three children, Laurie (Leroy) Schatz, Jamie (Dennis) Kaus and Chad (Teri) Ingram. They also have nine grandchildren and one great-grandson.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cottrell
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Cottrell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary during an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, in the Sandcut firehouse at 5970 Rio Grande Ave.
Friends and family are invited. Cards would be appreciated, but no gifts please.
They were married Sept. 8, 1962, in the Methodist Church in Bainbridge by the Rev. Verl Winslow.
Mrs. Cottrell is the former Kay Ruark. She worked in the Otter Creek Assessor’s office for 25 years. Charles worked at J.I. Case and First Financial Bank. They are both retired.
They have a daughter, Chris (Wilbur) Reid, and a son, Chad. They also have five grandchildren.
The Cottrells also celebrated earlier with a Caribbean cruise.