Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


June 15, 2014


ASHLAND — Ron and Brenda Willenbrink are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

They met in Panama City, Fla., in 1963, and were married on June 20, 1964, in Mexico, Mo. They lived in Illinois and West Virginia before settling in the Ashland area in 1971. They enjoy golfing, tennis, good friends, playing cards and traveling, among other activities.

After celebrating with some friends and family in Ashland, the Willenbrinks will travel to Houston to visit their four children and nine grandchildren, including Shelly and Brian Roark of League City, Texas, with Adam, Madison and Carter; Stacy and Jeff Bloecker of Louisville with Josh and Jake; Jill and Steve Olejniczak of Fulshear, Texas, with Sydney and Spencer; and Eric and Mandi Willenbrink of Phoenix, Ariz., with Gabby and Aubrey.

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