Mike and Marlys Busch to note 50 years of marriage with June 23 open house


Mike and Marlys Busch of Long Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house reception on Sunday, June 23. All friends and relatives are invited to call from 1-4 p.m. at McCausland United Methodist Church, 210 Hughes St., McCausland. No gifts, please.

Marlys Drumm and Mike Busch were married June 21, 1969, at McCausland United Methodist Church.

Mr. Busch was employed at VJ Neu Oldsmobile as the body shop manager, and in the Rock Island Arsenal Plating Shop. He retired in 2003. Mrs. Busch was employed as a personnel staffing assistant for CPCO, Corps of Engineers. She retired in 2001.

They are the parents of Danielle (Christopher) Whitcanack of McCausland, and Jeremy Busch of Long Grove. They have two grandchildren, Isabelle Whitcanack and Zoey Whitcanack.