Vesey 62nd anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Ken and Delores “Toots” Vesey celebrated their 62nd anniversary on Dec. 15, 2017.

Ken and the former Delores Spurk were married 62 years ago, Dec. 15, 1955, in Newton Falls. The Rev. David Guyer officiated.

The couple have three children, Pam Brooker of Aiken, S.C., Todd (deceased) and Doug (Amy) Vesey of Galloway. They also have five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

A veteran of the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1955, Ken worked at ITT Grinnell for 33 years and at Kmart Distribution Center for nine years before retiring. He also boxed as an amateur for the Niles Eagles in 1952 and 1953, trained by Mike Birskovich.

Toots worked for Packard Electric and Hills Department Store, and retired as a homemaker.