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Ray and Dorothy Brodersen
March 27, 2013
Brodersen -- 60th
Ray and Dorothy Brodersen of Monmouth will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on March 29 with a private family dinner and a few days at the Oregon Coast.
Ray Arlyn Brodersen and Dorothy (Dori) Jane Reinold were married on March 29, 1953, at Congregational Church in Fresno, Calif. The Rev. John Gregg performed the ceremony. The couple was attended by Lois Johnson and George Lewis.
The couple has lived in Polk County for 51 years.
Ray retired in 1997 as a geology professor and Dori retired in 1997 as an elementary school teacher.
Ray and Dori are members of Monmouth Christian Church. They are involved in the Monmouth-Independence Rotary Club, Monmouth Social Hour, Western Oregon University Emeritus Society and the Monmouth Garden Club.
Their family includes Eric Brodersen of Dallas and Karen Allen (Kevin) of Independence.