Richard J. and Cynthis A. (Jones) Bechinski celebrated 40 years of marriage June 27, 2015, at Elk's Club in Michigan City with a reception for family and friends hosted by their children.
Cynthia is an insurance specialist at Michigan City Pediatric Dentistry. Richard is a millwright at Arcelor-Mittal.
The couple has two children: Lisa M. (Edward) Rompca, of Schererville, Indiana; and Stacie C. Bechinski, of South Bend, Indiana. They also have one grandchild.
The Bechinskis were married July 5, 1975, at St. Stanislaus Church, Michigan City. An Alaskan cruise-land tour is being booked for July 2016 in honor of their 40th anniversary.