Couple celebrating 71 years

By Melody Vallieu

February 22, 2014

TROY — Paul and Margaret (Grove) Studebaker of Troy will celebrate their 71th wedding anniversary on Feb. 25, 2014.

They were married Feb. 25, 1943, in Troy, with the Rev. Hook officiating.

They have two daughters, Linda (Steve) Shinkle of Tipp City and Kathie (Robert) Yancey of Troy; three grandaughters; one grandson; two great-grandsons; and one great-grandaughter. Twin great-grandsons are deceased.

He is retired from A.O. Smith Corp.

She is retired from Troy City Schools.

In addition to their anniversary, Paul will celebrate his 91th birthday on Feb. 27.

The couple will celebrate with family. They would welcome cards at their home, 1609 Peters Ave., Troy OH 45373.