An open house will be held this Saturday for a couple formerly from Brownstown who will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary later this month.
The open house for Brock and Madelon Fisher, who currently live in Shelbyville, will be held from 1:30-3 p.m. on Saturday at the Senior Citizens Building in Forrest Park in Shelbyville. The family requests no gifts.
The Fisher will celebrate their 70th anniversary on June 22.
Brock Fisher is a retired Exxon oilfield worker, and Madelon is a retired bookkeeper.
They are the parents of three children: Claude Fisher and his wife Rita of Velma, Okla., Angela and her husband Cork Hagan of Shelbyville, and Scott (deceased). They have five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Those who are unable to attend the open house but wish to send them a card, their address is: 1115 N. Wood St., Shelbyville, Ill. 62565.