VERSAILLES — William “Bill” and Mary Pepiot, of Versailles, will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on Nov. 9.
Bill and Mary (Dress) Pepiot were married on Nov. 9, 1957, in the St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Newport, Ohio. The Rev. Leon performed the ceremony.
The Pepiots have one daughter and son-in-law, Monica and Scott Winemiller, and two grandsons, Andrew and Alex, who reside in Lake Orion, Michigan.
Bill is the son of the late Clarence and Mildred (Monnin) Pepiot. He has two sisters and one brother, Patricia and Linus (deceased) Heitkamp, Norma and Lester Monnin and Thomas and Linda Pepiot.
Mary is the daughter of the late August and Ursula (Barhorst) Drees. Mary had one brother and two sisters, Bernard (deceased) and Earlene Drees, Lucy (deceased) and Nelson Hoelscher and Rebecca “Becky” and Charles Fatone.
Bill and Mary were classmates in the 1953 graduating class from Versailles High School. That was the first class to graduate from the new high school built on South Center Street in Versailles.
Bill retied from Copeland Remanufacturing in Rushville, Indiana, as a product engineering manager. Mary retired from Reid Health in Richmond, Indiana, as a critical care nurse.
After they both retired, they moved back to Versailles in 2000 to be with family and friends.
A celebration will be held on Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017, with an evening Mass and a family dinner to follow.