— Tom and Sue Fletcher of Oakwood will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 4-9 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, at their home. The event is being hosted by their children.
Tom Fletcher and Sue Volle were married on Aug. 31, 1963, at Bethel United Church of Christ in Elmhurst. The Rev. Merle Schiffman officiated.
Mr. Fletcher is retired from Danville Correctional Facility. Mrs. Fletcher is retired as director of the Oakwood Public Library.
The couple has three children: Darrin (Sheila) Fletcher of Oakwood, Randy (Michelle) Fletcher of Bloomington and Allison (John) Klint of Springfield. They have eight grandchildren: Casey Fletcher, Preslie Fletcher, Koby Fletcher, Averie Fletcher, Ella Fletcher, Zane Fletcher, Katie Klint and Joey Klint.