Brian Joel and Nancy Lee LaDue, Kokomo, celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary by renewing their vows with family and friends Oct. 6 at Crossroads Community Church. Pastor Leon Clark performed the ceremony. They plan to take a cruise next year.
Brian and the former Nancy Hood were married Nov. 18, 1988, at New Fairlawn Church by Pastor Leon Clark. They met at a singles gathering during a New Year’s Eve service at Morning Star Church.
Brian was a mechanical engineer at Delphi Electronics before his retirement, and Nancy is a retired registered nurse.
Their children are John and wife Tammy LaDue, Kokomo; Lisa and husband Cary Martin, Kokomo; Brad Hines, Indianapolis; Jeff and wife Jamie Hines, Kokomo; Will Barnett, Sarasota, Fla.; and Francisco and Maria Garcia, Guatemala. Their grandchildren are Tanner Martin, Faith LaDue, Gavin LaDue, Laike Miller, Leif Hines, Luke Hines, Zion Barnett, and Emmanuel, Edi, Santiago, Marjory and Genesis in Guatemala.