Mr. and Mrs. Leroy Messer will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 9, 2013. Leroy Messer and Carolyn O’Dell were united in marriage Feb. 9, 1963, at Main Street Christian Church by Rev. Richard Merriman.
Leroy is the son of the late Arthur and Sue Messer and Carolyn is the daughter of the late Harold and Pauline O’Dell.
Leroy is retired from Smith Implements, Rushville, and Carolyn is owner/operator of Carolyn’s Quilting Studio in Rushville.
They have three children, Mike (Anita) Messer, Becky (Johnny) Garner of Rushville and Dan (Ashley) Messer of Phoenix, Ariz. They have five grandchildren, Zackari (Christin), Mikala, Samantha, Brandon and Cole, as well as four step-grandchildren, Terry, Shelby, Spencer and Bridget, and two great-grandchildren, Brody and Elizabeth.
Ñ Rushville Republican