Melvin and Judy Myers of Danville will celebrate their 40th wedding anniversary by dancing with family and friends at the Danville Country Club. The event is hosted by their children.
Myers and Judy Smith were married June 22, 1974, with Jim Williams officiating.
Melvin was president/owner of Depke Welding before retiring. Judy is a former Illinois state senator for the 52nd District and, before that, was Vermilion County recorder of deeds.
Their children are Mimi Myers of Danville, Scott and Jane Towne of Danville, Melanie and Robert Dougherty of Tom’s River, N.J., Curt and Toni Towne of Danville, Jennifer and Keith Souza of Danville and Felicia Chungas of Danville. Their grandchildren are Lewis Towne, Brennan Dougherty, Kate Ambrosio, Easton Towne, Truce Souza, Emma Towne, Ava Towne and Maya Towne.
As the children of Mel and Judy, we are so proud to have two amazing role models to guide us. We love you and are proud to call you our parents.