Charles and Arlene Hendren of Quincy are celebrating their 30th wedding anniversary. They were married June 23, 1990 in Vermont Street United Methodist Church. They will be celebrating with a trip to Las Vegas at a later date.
Chuck is the son of the late Dale and Marilyn Hendren of Quincy. Arlene is the daughter of the late Virgile "Tony" Schwartz and Juanita (Ed) Peters.
They are the parents of Kyle (Liz) Harbison USAF of Mount Home, Idaho, Drs. Michael (Tina) Harbison of Glen Carbon, Anthony (Paige) Hendren of Quincy, and Allen Hendren of Glen Carbon.
Their grandchildren are Beau, Hewitt, Crosby and Thea Harbison.
Chuck retired from Knapheide Manufacturing. He is employed by Quincy Public School District as a bus rider.
Arlene retired from Quincy Public Schools. She works part time at Applebee's.
They both enjoy spending time with their grandchildren.
Chuck and Arlene met on a blind date arranged by his mother and her good friend, Pam Blacketer.