ESCANABA - Lee and Ruth Mislinski of Escanaba celebrated 40 years of marriage April 26. A celebration was held in their honor at Pacino's Restaurant with their immediate family.
Lee Mislinski married the former Ruth Vandeveld in 1969 at St. Mary's Church in Algoma, Wis.
The couple has raised three children - Jennifer (Jamie) Spriks, Vicki (Casey) Schroeder, and John (Melissa) Mislinski, all of Escanaba. They also have five grandchildren - Justin, Kelsey, Rory, Gavin and Katie.
Lee and Ruth Mislinski
Lee is retired from Upper Peninsula Power Company. In addition to being a volunteer at St. Vincent de Paul, he enjoys fishing.
Ruth is a retired self-employed hair stylist. She enjoys flower gardening.
Members of St. Anne's Church, Lee and Ruth most enjoy spending time with their family, especially their grandchildren.