Leroy and Carolyn (Bontrager) Martin, Wakarusa, were married March 10, 1979, at Salem Mennonite Church, New Paris, where they are still members.
Leroy works at the Tax Man and is a farmer.
Carolyn is a homemaker, works part time at the Tax Man and volunteers at Goshen Hospital.
Their children include Kevin (Sarah) Martin of Goshen, Jerald (Andrea) Martin of Nappanee, Melanie (Daniel) Phillips of North Liberty, and Starla Martin of Goshen. They have 10 grandchildren.
They plan to celebrate with a family dinner.