May 13, 2012 at 5:13 a.m.
Daniel and Lillie Jemelka of Yoakum celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary on Saturday, April 7, 2012 at the home of Mark and Cindy Jemelka.
A dinner was held with immediate and extended family members, including Margaret Simper and Eugenia Pustejovsky, Daniel's sisters from Moulton.
Lillie Brom and Daniel Jemelka were married on April 6, 1942 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Moulton. They have 7 children: Erwin Daniel (Shirley) Jemelka, Joyce (Don) Madden; Doris (David) Sykora; Kathleen (Kenneth) Fees; Gail (Dick) Finnegan; Dennis (Dawn) Jemelka; and Mark (Cindy) Jemelka. The couple also have twenty-five grandchildren, twenty-two great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild.