Lilienthals to note 60th anniversary


Dale and Joan Lilienthal of Durant will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary May 6.

Joan Proske and Dale Lilienthal were married May 6, 1961 in Buffalo at St. Peter’s Catholic Church.

Dale was a farmer and Pioneer seed corn dealer in Durant, retiring in 2001. Joan was employed at Bindex Corporation in Davenport until marriage, then began farming with her husband.

Dale enjoys weekly golf outings, and Joan stays active gardening and taking care of her many pets. They attend St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Wilton.

They are the parents of James (Terri) Lilienthal of Durant, John (Kerri) Lilienthal of Bourbonnais, Illinois, Robert (Taci) Lilienthal of Durant, and Amy Lilienthal of Durant. They have eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.