Billensteins to celebrate 50 years of marriage

By Heather Meade

May 10, 2014

GREENVILLE - Leroy Billenstein and Wanda Norris were united in marriage on May 23, 1964 at East Zion Community Church, Greenville by the Rev. Lemoine Wright.

Leroy is the son of the late Bill and Ermal Billenstein and Wanda is the daughter of the late I.J. and Kathryn Norris.

Leroy and Wanda are the proud parents of Annette, Cary, Kathy and Scott (Lori). They have four grandsons and four granddaughters, three great-grandsons, and a great-granddaughter who will arrive in June.

The Billenstein family will celebrate with an open house on May 17, from 4 to 7 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall of St. Paul Lutheran Church, 13495 Greenville-St. Marys Road, near North Star.

“Your friendship is a treasured gift, we request no other,” the Billensteins noted.