Russell and Carole Hunink of Clymer, N.Y., celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary on July 31, 2010, with Christmas in July at Edwards Chapel United Methodist Church. The celebration was hosted by their children: Wendy and Doug Neckers of Corry, Pa.; Cherrie and Lant Lictus of Clymer, N.Y.; Valerie and Matt Catlett of Clymer, N.Y.; Darrell and Kelly-Jo Hunink of Binghamton, N.Y.; and David and Joan Hunink of Clymer, N.Y. They also have 14 grandchildren. Out-of-state guests attended from The Netherlands, Washington, Iowa, New Jersey, Kentucky, Georgia and Florida.
Hunink and the former Carole Hapgood were married Dec. 18, 1959, in Edwards Chapel EUB Church, Clymer, N.Y. The Rev. Leo Hansen performed the ceremony.
Hunink is a semi-retired farmer. Mrs. Hunink is retired from Maplevale Farms in Clymer, N.Y.
MR. AND MRS. RUSSELL HUNINK