Duane retired from a teaching in Liberty Center, and enjoys farming as a hobby. Onalee made a career as a homemaker, wife, mother and grandmother.
The couple has four children, Marc (and Barbara) of New London, Minn., Michael (and Teresa) of Perrysburg, Ohio, Melissa (and Stan) Harris of Fayette and Murray (and Vicki) of Columbus, Ohio. They also have 11 grandchildren.
An open house is scheduled in their honor from 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Saturday at the Solid Rock Community Church in West Unity.
The couple request no gifts and encourages guests to dress casually.