Elaine Morehart and Tom McDonald are engaged and planning a Friday, Dec. 31, wedding at St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Janesville. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Martha and Jack Morehart, Janesville. She graduated from Parker High School, Janesville, in 2007, and received a degree in cakes and pastry arts from Madison Area Technical College, Madison, in 2009. She is trained as a Suzuki piano and violin teacher through the Suzuki Association of the Americas. She is employed by the Sapphire String Quartet, Janesville. Her fiancé is the son of Kathy and Pat McDonald, Janesville. He graduated from Craig High School, Janesville, in 1999. He received a degree in accounting from UW-Whitewater in 2003, and a law degree from Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Mo., in 2007. He is employed by the McDonald Law Office, Janesville.
Bruss and Witt
Jan Bruss and Michael Witt were married Thursday, Aug. 19, at the Grand Teton National Park, Jackson, Wyo. Their parents are the late Joyce and Ted Moroni and Jane and Doug Witt, Edgerton. Gretta Tripp, cousin of the bride, was the maid of honor. Cole Witt, son of the groom, was the best man. The bride graduated from Waupun High School, Waupun, in 1982, and received a degree in nursing from UW-Oshkosh in 1987. She is employed by Grainger, Janesville. The groom graduated from Edgerton High School, Edgerton, in 1986, and received a degree in political science and psychology from UW-Madison in 1990. He is employed by Baird, Madison. Newlyweds reside in Janesville
BOSCOBEL—Caroline L. and Ralph Heinle celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with family and friends at the home of Barb and Phil Heinle, Okauchee. Heinle and Caroline L. Cress were married Sept. 8, 1945, at St. Mary’s Church, Janesville. He is retired from Parker Pen and the City of Janesville Recreation Department, both of Janesville. She is retired from Parker Pen, and The Janesville Gazette, both of Janesville. Their family includes Barb and Phil Heinle, Okauchee; and Irene and George Pharmer, Palm Coast, Fla. They also have four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
ORFORDVILLE—Betty and Jim Mattison will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 16, at Red Bird Banquet Hall, Brodhead. Mattison and Beverly Kane were married Oct. 21, 1950, in Beloit. He is retired from United States Treasury Department, Chicago. Their family includes Judy Leindecker, Orfordville; and Bonnie and Joel Jurkowski, Eagle. They also have four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
MILTON—Donna and Don Bane will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 16, at Milton United Methodist Church, Milton. Bane and Donna L. Lopeman were married Oct. 16, 1955, in Yates City, Ill. They are both retired from the Delavan-Darien School District. Their family includes Kathy and Terry Welch, Delavan; Jo Ann Krasnor, Fogelsville, Pa.; and Mary Lynne and David Williams, Virginia Beach, Va. They also have six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
EDGERTON—Jan and Floyd Wileman celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Alaska. Wileman and Janice Millard were married Sept. 17, 1960, in Afton. He is self-employed at Wileman Farms, Edgerton. She is retired from Bank One, Janesville. Their family includes Mary and Randy Wileman, Janesville; Kathy and Doug Wileman, and Elise and Steve Wileman, all of Edgerton. They also have eight grandchildren.
JANESVILLE—Judith and Leonard R. Holub celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary by having a dinner with family and friends. They also will be taking a trip to Germany, Israel and the Holy Lands. Holub and Judith Callison were married Sept. 13, 1970, in Janesville. They are both retired from General Motors, Janesville. Their family includes Dianne and Leonard Holub Jr., Clinton; Kim and Jeffrey Holub, Janesville; and Jodi Lysne and Josh Marquardt, Minneapolis. They also have four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
JANESVILLE—Cristy and Charles Fisher will celebrate their 35th wedding anniversary with family and friends. Fisher and Cristy Schnick were married Oct. 4, 1975, in Janesville. He is employed as owner of Fisher Pest Control, Janesville. She is employed by Nutrition and Health Associates, Janesville. Their family includes Sara and David Schumacher, Katy and Erik Fisher, and Megan Fisher, all of Janesville.
EDGERTON—Sharon and Michael Long will celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary with family and friends. Long and Sharon Lynne Remillard were married Oct. 12, 1985, in Janesville. He is employed by GOEX, Janesville. She is employed by Prent, Janesville. Their family includes Michael R. Long, Platteville, and the late Athenia M. Long.
JANESVILLE—Anne and John Burtness celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary with a trip to Branson, Mo. Burtness and Anne Kathryn Reistad were married Oct. 19, 1985, at Assembly of God, Janesville. He is employed by Prent, Janesville. She is employed by Retail Grocery Inventory Specialists, Madison. Their family includes Allison, Heather and Zachary Burtness, all of Janesville.