On Aug. 27, 1966, John Lamb and Mary Vashro were married at the (then) new St. Mary’s Church in Helena. Fifty years later, on August 27, 2016, they were given a surprise anniversary party by their family. Their entire wedding party was present.
In their 50 years together, they have raised 3 children, Debbie (Dan); Duke (Trish); and JJ (Kim); who have given them 9 wonderful grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
John is a Vietnam veteran, a retired Navy Seabee, and a retired Lewis and Clark County heavy equipment operator. Mary is a retired Montana State employee. They still make their home in Helena, and enjoy camping and keeping up with all their family's many activities.