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Vern, Carolyn Dorothy celebrating 70th anniversary

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Vern and Carolyn Dorothy are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on June 5.
Submitted photo Vern and Carolyn Dorothy are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on June 5.

Vern and Carolyn Dorothy, of Mt. Pleasant, are celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary on June 5.

Carolyn Jean Smith and Vern Dorothy were married on June 5, 1949, at the bride’s home in Birmingham.

The Dorothy’s are the parents of one son R.V. (Teresa) Dorothy, of Vallejo, Calif., and Joy (Brian), Messer of Fairfield.

They have four grandchildren: Jason, Jodi, Chad and Shelley, and eight great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

Cards may be sent to 300 North Jackson Street in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa 52641.