Leonard and Mary Kaye Precord of 14530 Long Rapids Rd., Lachine, recently celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary with a surprise outdoor dinner party held June 27 at the home of their daughter, Stacey McEwen. The party, hosted by their children, was attended by family members and friends.
Members of the original wedding party who shared in the celebration were Susan Skibbe of Alpena, Linda Domke of Herron, Gene and Maruis Mills of Warren, and Steven Lockwood of Alpena.
The couple were married June 28, 1969, at St. Rose Church in Herron. Leonard is employed at MDOT and Mary Kaye retired from King Venture in 2004.
Their children are Eric (Kristen) of Alpena, Todd (Rebecca) of Posen and Stacey (Wayne) McEwen of Herron. They also have five grandchildren: Alex, Allison, MacKenzie, Hayden and Olivia.