Ron and Martha Jelski, of Highland, will celebrate their 40th anniversary on April 16. They were married April 16, 1977, at Assumption Church in East Chicago.
Martha currently works at Ingalls Hospital in Harvey, Illinois, and recently celebrated her 40th anniversary with the company. She enjoys reading, cooking and spending time with her grandchildren. Ron retired recently in October of 2015. He is an avid fisherman, who enjoys going up to Ludington, Michigan, annually. He recently took up kayaking as a hobby, and enjoys taking his grandchildren to the park.
They have three children, Laura Mantel and her husband, Eric, of Carmel, Indiana, Karen Roswold and her husband Christopher, of St. Charles, Illinois, and Brian Jelski, of Chicago. They have three grandchildren, Jacob and Lillian Mantel, of Carmel, Indiana, and Charleston Roswold, of St. Charles, Illinois.
Mr. and Mrs. Jelski celebrated their anniversary with a dinner with close family on April 9th at Teibel’s in Schererville.