Ronnie and Janet Lewis of Cottage Hills celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Aug. 20, 2015.
Ronnie Lewis and Janet Harshbarger were married Aug. 20, 1960, by Carl W. Manns, Justice of the Peace.
Ronnie retired from Gibson’s Furniture, is the retired owner of the former Flicks Video and is currently self-employed.
Janet is a wife and retired owner of the former Flicks Video.
Their children are Susie and Bill Jones of Bethalto, Ronnie and Gail Lewis of Godfrey, Teresa and Fred Stutz of Foster Township, Lisa and Rusty Brown of Godfrey, Tammy and David Kirk of Cottage Hills, Cathy and Dane Reynolds of Bethalto and Jenny and Bryon Barth of Bethalto. They have 18 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren with one due in September.
The couple is celebrating their anniversary with an open house at 1 p.m. Sept. 13, 2015, at the Cottage Hills VFW. The event is hosted by their children and grandchildren.