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Ray and Ruth Tyson (AP)
Ray and Ruth Tyson

Posted on Dec. 2, 2012 at 12:00 a.m.

GOSHEN — Ray and Ruth (Bixler) Tyson are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary next month.

They were married on Dec. 5, 1942, in Elkhart.

Friends and family are welcome to their open house from 2 to 5 p.m. today, Dec. 2, at Greencroft Community Center in Goshen. No gifts please.

Mr. and Mrs. Tyson are the retired owners and managers of Shamrock Mobile Home Parks in Nappanee and Warsaw.

Their children are Becky (Perc Blosser) Tyson of Elkhart, Brenda (Andy) Buller of Goshen and Kerm (Michele) Tyson of Leesburg.

They have 15 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.