Lois and Walter Oetting celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 28th, 2003. The Anniversary Celebration was held at the Fraternal Order of Eagles at 4940 Bluffton Road. It was hosted by their children, Michael William and Alan Edward Oetting and their grandchildren, Jennifer Lynn, Benjamin Carl, Krista Joan, and Scott Michael Oetting.
Lois was born February 1, 1932 and grew up in Corydon, Indiana. Walter was born April 17, 1927 and grew up in Fort Wayne, Indiana. They were married on June 28th, 1953 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church.
Lois retired after 33 year with General Electric and Walter retired after 33 years with Navistar.