Aughenbaughs mark 50 years


MENDOTA – Mr. and Mrs. Douglas (Susan) Aughenbaugh of Mendota will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary May 3. They were married May 3, 1969 at St. Mary’s Church in West Brooklyn.

Doug and the former Sue (O’Sadnick) are parents of three children, Scott (Jennifer) Aughenbaugh of Oswego; Mark (Tonja) Aughenbaugh of Waxahatchi, Texas; Lisa (Jason) Martin of Mendota. They have eight grandchildren, Cole, Haleigh, and Abby Aughenbaugh, Madison Aldrich, Maya, Ella and Callie Martin, and AJ and Kelsey Bradford. They also have four great grandchildren, Harper and Jensen Aldrich, and Allie and Max Bradford. They have resided in Mendota all of their married lives.

Doug worked and retired as an inspector for the State of Illinois and Sue worked for Mendota High School in the cafeteria and for IVCC project NOA serving senior meals.

Their children have planned a family trip to Wisconsin to celebrate.