Russ and Ann Leibelt celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary by flying their family to Maui, Hawaii. Ann and the kids surprised Russ with a special vow renewal ceremony on the beach.
The couple met while attending Myrtle Point High School. They were married Nov. 26, 1983, at the First Christian Church in Myrtle Point. Together they have raised three children: Craig Leibelt, of Beaverton; Rachel Farmer, of Myrtle Point; and Erika Leibelt, of Beaverton. They have two granddaughters, Taelyn and Alivia Farmer.
Additional family who attended the ceremony included: Russ and Ann’s son-in-law, Jimmy Farmer; and their son’s girlfriend, Monica Komperda. Also in attendance was Ann’s brother, Dave Larsen; with his wife Denise and their children Brad, Kenzie, Shelby and Jordan.