George and Aldene Cole of Huntington, Ind., will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary with family the day after Thanksgiving. They were married Nov. 23, 1947, at Kunkle, Ohio.
George graduated from Chesterfield High School near Wauseon. Aldene graduated from Pioneer High School in Pioneer, Ohio in 1945. George enlisted in the Army Air Corp in 1944. After discharge, he was employed by Boyer Construction, and later by Porter Lumber Company of Fayette.
Rev. Cole graduated from Huntington University in 1967 and served United Brethren Churches in Ohio and Indiana from 1967-88. Aldene served as the clerk of Probate Court in Wauseon and as a receptionist at Huntington Hospital, Huntington, Ind.
They are the parents of Richard of Huntington, Ind., and G. Robin of Roanoke, Ind. They have five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.