Photos: Married 75 Years

Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD --   Deacons John Stroop, second from left, and Angelas Robin officiate at the renewing of vows on Saturday, June 8, 2013, at the Presidential Palace in Kenner.
Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Deacons John Stroop, second from left, and Angelas Robin officiate at the renewing of vows on Saturday, June 8, 2013, at the Presidential Palace in Kenner.

Joe and Lucille Ruppel of New Orleans celebrated their 75th wedding anniversarySaturday, June 8, 2013, at the Presidential Palace in Kenner among family and friends. ‘We had two witnesss when we got married,’ Joe Ruppel said during the cake cutting. ‘But I don’t remember who they were.’ The evening included a second-line parade, entertainment and the couple remewed their vows.