Bride Gets Married In $69 Wedding Gown Then She Puts The Dress Back On 60 Years Later

ADVERTISEMENT

The newlyweds had a beautiful tiered wedding cake on their big day, but enjoyed their special anniversary cake too, grinning from ear to ear as they fed it to each other.

Janith Goedde celebrated her 60th anniversary to husband Joe Goedde by putting on her original 1957 Chantilly lace wedding gown.

Alison Goedde

Janith Goedde celebrated her 60th anniversary to husband Joe Goedde by putting on her original 1957 Chantilly lace wedding gown.

Alison Goedde

“Our anniversary is May 11 but to get everything and everybody together, we had it on April 30 at the Carriage Inn. They decorated it and it was so nice,” said Janith Goedde. Joe Goedde admitted he “enjoyed it” even though he “didn’t want to have a celebration.”

ADVERTISEMENT

“I’ll tell you, I couldn’t believe we were celebrating like that,” he said. “But with the insistence of the children, I had to give in. I enjoyed it.”

Janith Goedde celebrated her 60th anniversary to husband Joe Goedde by putting on her original 1957 Chantilly lace wedding gown.

Alison Goedde

The happy couple’s key to a successful marriage?

ADVERTISEMENT

“Communication and prayer,” said Janith Goedde. “We’re looking forward to more anniversaries, but we’ll take what comes. We’ll stick it out together.”

“I don’t want to sound sarcastic but I have to,” Joe Goedde quipped.

Janith Goedde celebrated her 60th anniversary to husband Joe Goedde by putting on her original 1957 Chantilly lace wedding gown.

Alison Goedde

Credits: abcnews.go.com

What do you think?

Read Steve Irwin’s Touching Letter To His ‘Mum & Dad’, Found Years After His Death

Couple Finds An Old Bazooka Round While Making Renovations To Their Home