Dorothy and Joe Westendorf on their wedding day
Dorothy and Joe Westendorf on their wedding day
Joe and Dorothy Westendorf, Leesburg, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary in October.

Joe Westendorf and the former Dorothy Bennett were married Oct. 17, 1953, in St. Jude’s, Fort Wayne, by Msgr. Fred Westendorf.

Originally from Fort Wayne, the Westendorfs have lived on Tippecanoe Lake for 49 years.

They are members of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Warsaw.

They have nine children, 15 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.

Cards may be sent to the couple at 127 EMS T27 Lane, Leesburg IN 46538.