The Chamberlins celebrate 55 years of marriage

Staff Writer
Aledo Times Record

Shirley and Mel Chamberlin celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on Aug. 3, 2010.

Shirley Maynard and Mel Chamberlin were married on Aug. 3, 1955 at the First Methodist Church in Aledo.

They have resided in Prescott and Scottsdale Az. for 35 years and before that in Muscatine and Bettendorf, Iowa.

Mel worked for Stanley Engineering Co. in Muscatine, Iowa and for the City of Bettendorf in the engineering department.

The couple owned Chamberlin Building Systems in Arizona until they retired in 2004.

They have two sons, Rod and wife, Laurel, of Phoenix and Jerry and wife, Karla, in Scottsdale.

They have three grandchildren.

They are planning a vacation to Iowa, Illinois and Michigan in August.