NORMAL — Jean J. and Mary L. Kauffman of Normal celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a vow renewal and a dinner party with family.
Kauffman and Mary L. Walsh were married Oct. 4, 1947, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Bloomington. Their attendants were Urban Kerner and Joan Walsh.
They are the parents of J. Steve Kauffman and Tom (Donna) Kauffman, both of Vancouver, Wash.; Susan (Mike) Mohler, Sparta, Wis.; and Melanie (Jerry) Evelsizer, Stanford. They have 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was district manager for Country Mutual Insurance Co., retiring in 1988. She was supervisor for Security Bank and Trust Co., retiring in 1980.