Anniversary: Wally and Iola Borton 2013.08.14

anniv.bortonMr. and Mrs. Wallace Borton of Morenci recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.

Iola Markel and Wally Borton were united in marriage Aug. 8, 1948, at Waldron Wesleyan Church. 

The couple has five children, Rebecca Miller and Thomas (and Robin) Borton of Morenci, Lorie (and Haines) Dennis of Otisville, Mich., Shelly (and Pete) Larsen of Holland, Mich., and Karrie (and Dave) Rydzinski of Adrian. They also have 16 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.   

Wally was the owner of “Wally Borton Construction” and Iola has been a homemaker and owned her own beauty shop.  

The couple celebrated with a family picnic earlier this summer.