Dee and Del Conrad

Del and Dee Conrad recently celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary at their new home in Ocala, Fla.

They were married April 17, 1970, at Lakeside Assembly of God in Deep Creek Lake, Md., by Pastor Robert Collette.

They have lived in Harman, Daytona Beach, Parkersburg and in Elkins. They currently split their time between Elkins and Ocala.

Mrs. Conrad is the daughter of the late Foster and Mabel VanDevender. She retired in October 2013 from Workforce West Virginia as employment programs manager of the Benefits Accuracy Measurement Unit.

Mr. Conrad is the son of the late Ira and Helen Conrad of Harman. He retired in January of 2015 from Human Resource Development Foundation as a social worker. He has been a Sunday school teacher at the Glady Presbyterian Church for nearly 20 years.

They enjoy travel, gardening, motorcycling, visiting new churches, catching up with old friends and making new ones wherever they go.