The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

March 17, 2013

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Deppen Jr.


The Daily Item

— SELINSGROVE — Mr. and Mrs. Richard P. Deppen Jr., of Selinsgrove, were honored with a celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary recently at Christ Community United Methodist Church.

They were married Feb. 10, 1963, in Shreiners’ E.U.B. Church by the Rev. Donald Austin.

Sandra, the daughter of the late Leon Hummel and Emma Hummel, worked in various skilled nursing homes in the area after her retirement as the nursing home administrator of Manor Healthcare, Sunbury.

Her husband is the son of the late Richard and Mary Deppen. He was employed as a National Hardwood Lumber Inspector.

They are the parents of Richard and his wife Kimberly, of Pottstown, Linda Wilson, of Kreamer, and Alan Deppen, of Penns Creek. There are also 10 grandchildren, James McKinney, Sean, Matthew, Katie, Sarah, Nicole and Erin Deppen, and Kayla, Amber and Justina Wilson.