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Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Rissler

Tuesday, September 1, 2009

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Raymond and Hester Rissler celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Sept. 1. They were married in 1939, in Brazil.

Hester is the former Miss Blair.

They were high school sweethearts and graduated from Reelsville High School in 1936 and 1937. Raymond went on to attend Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, Ky.

They had very successful careers pastoring at several churches in Indiana. They retired from full time ministry in 1984. While enjoying many winters in Kissimmee, Fla., Raymond served as a minister for snowbirds for 17 years.

The Rissler's have three children Pat and Bill Hallett, Canandaigua, N.Y., Jim Rissler, Kissimmee, Fla; and Don and Laila Rissler, Brazil. They have six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Cards of celebration may be sent to the Rissler's at Autumn Glen, 98 N. 10th St., Greencastle, Ind., 46135.