Drive-by congratulations for 72-year milestone
Harold and Gloria Biichle will celebrate their 72nd wedding anniversary on Oct. 22. They were united in marriage at the Chillisquaque Presbyterian Church in Pottsgrove.
The former M. Gloria Mathias is the daughter of the late Calvin and Margaret Mathias. She graduated from Milton High School. She retired from James V. Brown Public Library.
Harold is the son of the late Elmer and Vinnie Biichle. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served on the aircraft carrier USS San Jacinto during World War II. He served on the catapult crew in the Pacific Theatre. After the War, he was employed as a plumber until his retirement.
They are the parents of Debra (Barry) of Avon Park, Florida and Donna (Larry) of Redfield, New York.
They have six grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.
Last year they celebrated their 71st anniversary with a surprise party with many family and friends attending.
This year they will celebrate with drive-by congratulations at their home at 1 p.m.