Raymond and Renia Malinowski are celebrating thier thirty-fifth wedding anniversary November 10th in the Polonia Hall on Yemans in Hamtramck, Michigan.
"We just decided to have a party after being together for thirty-five years through ups and downs," said the couple who met in Poland decades ago through the groom's Uncle Bob of Marshall, Michigan.
A marriage planted in Poland, the couple have two children, Jennifer and Matt.
Ray grew up on Detroit east side near Lynch Road and Van Dyke before going off to Castle Heights Military Academy.
They belong to St. Collette Church near their home in Livonia, MI., although they frequent numerous Polish parishes and organizations in the metropolitan Detroit area.