Delores and Bob Bender of Zionsville will celebrate their 50th anniversary with a gathering of friends and family on Saturday, Sept. 2 at the Brick Street Inn. The couple were married on Sept. 2, 1956.
Bob retired in 2005 after 49 years as the owner and manager of several Shell Oil stations. Delores retired from teaching in 2000 after 31 years with Zionsville Community Schools.
They have three children, Jayne Shubat and her husband John, of Zionsville, Karen Richmond and her husband Lon, of Zionsville and Brian Bender, of Boise, Idaho; five grandchildren, Alexandra Shubat, Nick Worley, Bryce Worley, Brandon Bender and Cassandra Bender.