Doris "DJ" (Steele) and George Hatzenbuhler of Palm Coast, Fla., celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary at a surprise party given by their children with a weekend of activities July 9-11, in Palm Coast. A buffet was hosted July 9 by their daughter, Robyn (John) Slawinski of Palm Coast. A luncheon took place July 10 at the Halifax Plantation, Ormond Beach, Fla., followed by a cake reception at in Palm Coast at the home of Slawinski.
The other children are: Diane Hatzenbuhler (Harford) of Amsterdam; John and Lilli Hatzenbuhler of Mequon, Wis.; and Robert and Sally Hatzenbuhler of Farmington, Conn. Seven of nine grandchildren also attended along with two great-grandchildren. Cousins and family from Dallas, Boston and New Jersey also were in attendance for the weekend.
The couple was married on July 12, 1945, at the former Fremont Street United Methodist Church in Gloversville. George Hatzenbuhler retired from the Astronautics Corp. of America, Milwaukee, Wis. and also was employed by United Aircraft Corp., Connecticut. The couple retired to Palm Coast.