|Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Prine Sr.|
|Tuesday, September 03, 2013 12:47 AM|
They celebrated with a large family gathering for a cookout at daughter Irene’s home in Delphos.
Robert and the former Betty Truax were married on Aug. 29, 1945, at the bride’s parent’s home on Shaffer Street in Van Wert, the Rev. E.E. Stopher, the groom’s grandfather, officiating.
They are the parents of five children, Irene (Donald) Lehman of Delphos, Sheila (Doug) Metzger of Minster, Glen (Janet) Prine of Delphos, Gary (Laura) Prine of Kendallville, Ind., and Robert Prine Jr. is deceased. They also have 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Robert is a World War II Army veteran and retired from Fruehauf. Betty is a homemaker.