Douglas and Jerrel Obenhaus, of Victoria, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on August 25, 2012 with a reception at the Officer's Club in Victoria. The event was hosted by the couples children.
Jerrel Montgomery and Douglas Obenhaus were married on July 28, 1962 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Victoria, TX. They have 4 children: Rena' Tompkins (Rocky), and Tammy Mitscherling (David) of Victoria, Douglas Obenhaus, Jr., (Haddley), and Patty Wilkerson (Phillip) of Houston. 9 grandchildren: Jeffrey Tompkins, (Tasha), Travis Tompkins, (Ceanna), Taylor Tompkins, of Victoria. Cade, Jace, and Gage Mitscherling, also of Victoria. Andrew Wilkerson and Brooke and Paige Obenhaus, all of Houston. 6 great-grandchildren: Jade, Brendan, Bladen and Brantin Tompkins, and Evan and Connor Tompkins, all of Victoria.
The couple enjoys traveling and spending time with their children and grandchildren.