Bollingers mark 65th event

Sunday, May 8, 2005

CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Mr. and Mrs. Joseph J. Bollinger of Chaffee celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family gathering March 26, 2005, at the home of a daughter in New Madrid, Mo.

Hosts were their children, Brenda Blevins of New Madrid, Dan Bollinger and wife Lynn of Camilla, Ga., and Mary Tripp and husband Don of Cape Girardeau.

Guests attended from Missouri, Tennessee, Alabama and Georgia.

The Bollingers were married March 25, 1940, at St. Mary's Cathedral in Cape Girardeau.

They have four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.