They married in the Canton Illinois Church of Brethren. Judy taught school for many years in Amboy, and Neil works as a financial advisor and tax preparer.
They have three children: Jenny (Stam Stamoulis), of Philadelphia, Penn., Katie (Nathan McGrew, Amber, Lexi, Breanna), of Kenosha, Wis., and Doug (Ashley Erbes), of Stanford.
They also have six grandchildren, Anastasia and Theo Stamoulis, and Joseph, Thomas, William and Ella Brinkmeier.
Neil and Judy will host an open house from 1 – 3 p.m., on Sunday, June 30, at the Franklin Grove Church of the Brethren, 121 W. North Street, Franklin Grove. The omission of gifts is requested.
They will also celebrate their anniversary with a two week trip with family to Greece in July.
Cards may be sent to 402 North Jones, Amboy, IL 61310.