---- — CHAMPLAIN — William and Agatha Dubois of Champlain recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.
William Dubois and Agatha Babbie were married on April 19, 1947, in St. Mary’s Church in Champlain by the Rev. Monsignor Domina Brault, after which they traveled by train to honeymoon in New York City. Their attendants were Rita (Dubois) Chapman, sister of the bridegroom, and Donald Chapman, brother-in-law of the bridegroom.
William (Joe) retired from the Champlain Telephone Co in 1988. Agatha retired from F. W. Myers in 1985. They have five children, Sharron LaVenture and husband, Rick of Champlain; William Dubois and wife, Lydia of Laredo, Texas; Susan Mawhinney and husband, Jack of Mooers Forks; Ricky Dubois and wife, Kay of Champlain; and Tami Trembley and husband, David of Champlain. They have 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.