• Gerald and Barbara Yackle

    Gerald and Barbara Yackle of Tell City will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, at The Depot in Tell City.

    Gerald and the former Barbara Sims were married Jan. 25, 1975.

    They have a son, Jeremy Yackle of Corydon; a daughter, Julie Holtzman of Tell City, and two grandchildren.

    Gerald retired from Alcoa and Barb is employed at County-wide Animal Clinic.

    All friends and relatives are invited to attend the open house. The couple requests no gifts.

  • Norman and Verna Freeman

    Mr. and Mrs. Norman Freeman of Tell City celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary Sunday, Dec. 28, with a gathering in their honor hosted by their son and daughter-in-law, Tom and Linda Freeman, at the Patio Steak House.

    Norman Freeman and Verna Catherine Kieser were married Dec. 28, 1944, at St. Paul Catholic Church. Attendants were Jeanie (Braun) Sabelhaus, the late Helen (Franks) Hilgenhold, the late Bob Eger and the late Ralph Alvey.

  • Daniel Hayden and Jane Efinger-Hayden

    Daniel Ryan Hayden and Jane Marie Efinger-Hayden of Troy are celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary with a weeklong trip to Savannah, Ga., where they spent their honeymoon.

    Dan and the former Jane Efinger were married Dec. 23, 1989, by proxy via telephone by Tell City Mayor Bill Goffinet while Dan was stationed in Korea. A church ceremony and reception were held March 24, 1990, after Dan returned from his tour of duty.

  • Charles and Barbara Beard renew vows

    Charles “Dusty” and Barbara Beard of Cannelton reaffirmed their marriage vows during a convalidation ceremony Oct. 18, 2014, at St. Michael Catholic Church. The private ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Sengole T. Gnanaraj.

    Following the ceremony, a small reception was held at The Patio Steak House.

    Mr. Beard and the former Barbara Bryant were united in marriage Oct. 18, 1997, at United Methodist Church in Tell City.

  • Wes and Jayme Deom

    Wes and Jayme Deom of Tell City celebrated their 10th wedding anniversary by attending a ballgame at the Great American Ball Park stadium in Cincinnati, Ohio. The ballpark was a stop on the couple’s honeymoon.

    Wes and the former Jayme Poehlein were married in June 2004, in Tennessee. They have three children, Avery, 9; Easton, 3, and Archer, 1.

    Wes has been employed at Webb Wheel for more than seven years. Jayme is a licensed practical nurse by profession and currently is a stay-at-home mom.

  • Charles and Mary Alice Ruxer

    Charles and Mary Alice Ruxer will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary at a 10:30 a.m. Thanksgiving Day Mass offered by the Rev. Anthony Vinson in the Saint Meinrad Archabbey Guest House Chapel.

    Charles Ruxer and the former Mary Alice Ringeman were married Nov. 11, 1944, in the Saint Meinrad Abbey church. Attendants were Othmar Ringeman, Lee Edgar Ruxer, Angela Ruxer Volz and Thelma Scott Copeland.

    Mr. and Mrs. Ruxer are the parents of Terry Ruxer, Karen Ruxer Springston and Mark Ruxer. They have nine grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

  • William and Nancy Ludwig

    William and Nancy Ludwig of Tell City celebrated their golden wedding anniversary with an evening dinner party Aug. 2, 2014, at the Patio Steak House.

    Mr. Ludwig and the former Nancy McCallister were wed Oct. 17, 1964, at St. Michael Catholic Church in Cannelton.

    Wedding attendants were Barbara Leistner, Ruth Ann Brumfield, Beverly Kincaid, Warren Leistner, Richard Peter and Kenneth McCallister. All attended the anniversary celebration.

  • Keith and Margie Wagner

    Keith and Margie Wagner celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014.

    The couple was married Oct. 21, 1989, at Evangelical United Church of Christ in Tell City.

    They have two children, Jason (Kelly) Wagner and Jeremy “Tank” (Ashley) Wagner. They have five grandchildren, Bo Jake, Nolan, Kamden and Katie Wagner.

    Mr. Wagner works at Pre-Coat Metals and Mrs. Wagner works as an education supervisor with Oakland City University for the Indiana Department of Correction.

  • Bob and Linda Hess

    Bob and Linda Hess celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner on Oct. 11. They were married Oct. 16, 1954 at St. Paul Church. The couple owned and operated Bob Hess TV and Appliance for 35 years, until they retired.

  • Joe and Brenda Pund

    Joe and Brenda Pund of Tell City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Knights of Columbus hall in Tell City.

    Joe and the former Brenda Flamion were married Oct. 17, 1964, at St. Augustine Catholic Church in Leopold. They are the parents of a son, David (Michelle) Pund of Tell City.

    They have two grandchildren, Rosa and Eli.

    Joe retired from Carpenter’s Local 90 and Pund Construction. Brenda retired from Perry Central Community School Corp.