Wilbur and Betty Bruck celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a party July 22 at their home in Wilsonville.
A retired farmer, Wilbur was born and raised on the property where the couple now resides; he is 94. Betty, who describes herself as a retired farmer's wife, was born and raised two miles away in the Stafford area. The couple was married at her childhood home July 19, 1947.
The Bruck's daughter and son-in-law Judy and Jerry Steagall of Prineville, and son and daughter-in-law Wayne and Virginia Bruck of Wilsonville, hosted the celebration, bringing together children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren for the event.