Adolph “Sonny” and Ethel Jarosik of Smithton, IL celebrated their 65th anniversary on February 14, 2015 with family and friends.
Adolph “Sonny” and the former Ethel McRoberts were married on February 11, 1950 at Holy Angels Parish in East St. Louis, IL by Rev. William Trombley.
Sonny is a retired machinist from TJ Gundlach Machine Company, Belleville, IL.
Ethel is a homemaker.
They have five daughters: Sherry (Ron) Lease, Theodosia, MO; Dorothy (Fred) Nugent, Belleville, IL; Nancy (Vince) Rivera, Belleville, IL; Barb (Tim) Meinders, New Athens, IL; Kathy (Brian) Wayt, Smithton, IL.
They have five grandchildren: Jason (Sherry) Lease; Justin (Crystal) Thompson; Todd (Leslie) Rivera; Shaun (Zee) Rivera; Katelyn Wayt.
They have seven great grandchildren.