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Dayton and Thelma Wenger (AP)

Dayton and Thelma Wenger anniversary. 04/21/2013 features. (Photo Supplied) (AP)
Dayton and Thelma Wenger

Posted on April 20, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

ELKHART — Dayton and Thelma (Kauffman) Wenger are celebrating their 70th anniversary this month.

They were married May 5, 1943, at Central Christian Church, Elkhart.

They are celebrating with a reception following worship on Sunday morning, May 5, 2013, at Central Christian Church and with a family dinner on May 19, 2013, at Antonio’s Restaurant.

Mr. Wenger worked at Uniroyal, Mishawaka and as an OSHA inspector. Mrs. Wenger is a secretary at Jimtown High School and at Elkhart City Church of the Brethren.

Their children are Pamela (Gary) Kling of Elkhart and Candace (Ron) Minichillo of Bristol. Their grandchildren are Timothy (Jennifer) Weaver of Nappanee, Jeffrey (Traci) Kling of LaPorte, David (Donna) Kling of Osceola and Todd (Michele) Weaver of Mentor, Ohio, and their 10 great-grandchildren are Dustin, Courtney, Jordan, Kyle and Kendall Kling, Jenna Early and Natalie, Alec, MacKenzie and Madison Weaver.