LaMontagne 65th Anniversary
Bernard and Velma LaMontagne, of Kankakee, celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family gathering. Bernard and the former Velma Ponton were married Sept. 5, 1953, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in L’Erable.
The couple has four children: David LaMontagne, of Kankakee; Jerry LaMontagne, of Kankakee; Jim (Sherry) LaMontagne, of Grant Park; and Mary LaMontagne, deceased. They also have two grandchildren.
Bernard is retired from Rudolph Express, and Velma is a homemaker. They enjoy spending time with family and each other.