Philip and Marianne Buettner of Belleville celebrated their 50th anniversary on January 11, 2014 with their family at home watching the familys 50 year anniversary videos.
Phil Buettner and the former Marianne Winter were married on January 11, 1964 at St. Henrys Church in Belleville, IL by Fr. Jacob Buettner.
Phil and Marianne are both loving parents and grandparents who love spending time with their grandkids.
Phil is retired from the Diocese of Belleville and Marianne a stay at home mother who now spends her time active with Linus and quilting.
They have six children: Brian & Denise Buettner, Michael & Jo Ann Buettner, Pam & Brian Buescher, and Janelle & Ryan Kozsdiy, all reside in Belleville and Lisa Wienhoff and Eric Buettner and Katie Vieluf who reside in Chicago.
They have 14 grand-children: Megan, Renee, Kevin, Aaron & Kayla Buettner; Justin, Jill Ann & Jacob Buettner; Elaina, Anna & Norah Buescher; Lilah Kozsdiy; Emily and Ethan Wienhoff and number 15 on the way.