Ronald Lee “Ron” and Yvonne Gail Todd Bruther
Ronald Lee “Ron” and Yvonne Gail Todd Bruther
Ronald Lee "Ron" and Yvonne Gail Todd Bruther of Madison celebrated their 50th anniversary Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011. The couple were married Aug. 20, 1961 at North Madison Christian Church. Ted Kaiser presided.

Mr. Bruther is a retired dry wall contractor and owner of Paint Depot. He is also a pastor. Mr. Bruther retired after 19 years of service as a teacher aide at Madison Consolidated and Southwestern schools. They are members of North Madison Christian Church.

The couple have three children, Michelle Hornsby and husband Brian of Hanover, Stephanie Hootman and husband Rick of Indianapolis and Dana Lynch and husband Jay of Austin, Texas. They also have 14 grandchildren.

A reception was held Aug. 6 at the Brown Center at Hanover College.