2012-11-22 / Lifestyles

Arnesons celebrate 60th

Duane and Theresa (Wilcox) Arneson, of Shawano, Wis., recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

The couple met 61 years ago in Manistique, Mich. Duane was driving a cheese truck for Pauly Cheese and stopped at Theresa’s restaurant.

The couple were married Aug. 2, 1952, at St. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Manistique.

Duane was a cheese maker in management and worked for the USDA as a federal inspector and cheese grader. He has a total of 45 years in the cheese industry.

Theresa was a homemaker, secretary and lab worker for Pauly Cheese, a division of Swift and Company.

The couple had five children, Rick (LeeAnn) Arneson, of Athens, Wis., Patti (Roger) Borchardt of Marathon, Wis., Randy (Lanette) Arneson of Marathon, Dan Arneson of Shawano and Laurie (Brian) Mroczenski of Edgar, Wis. They also have 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

Duane and Theresa Arneson Duane and Theresa Arneson

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