Their children and grandchildren, Jim, Kelly, Abby and Drew Whitaker, Dave, Jolene, Misti and Courtney Whitaker and Cheryl, Tim, Ashley and Chris Arnold, hosted the party.
Rev. William Allred at the Methodist Church in Cloverdale married the couple on June 21, 1959.
Ken retired after 30 years of service with IBM and 10 years of service with heartland Automotive. Janet is a broker associate affiliated with American Realty LLC, Greencastle.