Eddie and Marilyn Allen of Crawfordsville will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary. Cliston Edward Allen and Marilyn Kay Seybold were married Aug. 1, 1953, at Wingate, with the late Reverend Horace McBride officiating.
Mr. Allen is a retired supervisor from RR Donnelley.
They are the parents of Brad (Linda) Allen, Cindy (John) Roberts, Pam (Terry) Stephens, Sally (Brian) Delks, Kelly (Mike) Cain, and Curt (Debbie) Allen, both deceased. They have 12 grandchildren, Heidi (Marc) Bonwell, Brandon (Stephanie) Allen, Megan (Jeremy) Shaw, Haley Roberts Beach, Chadd (Misty) Cassida, Candice Cox, Casey (Rebekah) Delks, Tyler (Haley) Delks, Micah (Larissa) Delks, Whitney (Clayton ) Muller, Chloie (Trevor) Storms, and Abraham Cain. They also have 30 great-grandchildren.
Eddie and Marilyn will celebrate with their family.