Linnimans celebrate 50 years


Mr. and Mrs. Linniman

Mr. and Mrs. Linniman

Wedding Day, 1965

SIDNEY — Janet and Phil Linniman, of Sidney, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on a trip to Tennessee later this year.

Phil and the former Janet King were married July 23, 1965, in Janet’s parents’ house by Pastor S.G. York. Witnesses were Dick Cory, Joan (Kelly) Cory and Jonah Brown.

Phil is the son of the late Violet Fagan and the late George Height.

Janet is the daughter of the late Ruth and Harley King.

The Linnimans are the parents of two daughters and a son-in-law, Michele Linniman, of Sidney, and Nicole and Craig Freisthler, of Anna. They have six grandchildren and two great-grandsons.

Janet retired from B & K Root Beer in 2010, after 35 years of service. Phil retired from the City of Sidney in 1994 after 30 years of service.

The couple attend the Northtowne Church of God. They enjoy street rods, old cars and traveling to car shows.

Mr. and Mrs. Linniman and Mrs. Linniman

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