Jerry and Carolyn (Gingerich) Helmuth of Wakarusa were married Aug. 10, 1968, at Salem Mennonite Church, New Paris, where they are still members.
Jerry worked for Holiday Rambler for 28 years. Together they owned Maranatha Christian Bookstore. They also served on the ministry team at Salem Mennonite Church until Jerry's retirement in 2014.
The couple has two daughters, Anita Allman of Wakarusa and Sheila (Dana) Martin of Millersburg. They have six grandchildren, one great-grandchild and another expected this year.
The family invites you to celebrate with them Sunday, Aug. 26, from 2 to 5 p.m. at Salem Mennonite Church, 23984 C.R. 46, New Paris. The couple requests no gifts.