Ruth and Si Van Asperen
Ruth and Si (Siemen) Van Asperen Ruth and Si are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married in St. John’s Lutheran Church, in Evanston, Indiana, on April 16, 1966. The couple are semi-retired and still enjoy working part time. They have three children; Susan (Curtis) Leitch, of Kendallville, Christina (Brian) Hansen, of LaGrange, and Erik Van Asperen, of Fort Wayne. They also have six grandchildren. A family dinner will be held at Blue Gate Restaurant in Shipshewana, with immediate and extended family from Holland, Michigan.