Joan & Richard Hester
Richard and Joan Hester of Hollywood celebrated 50 years of marriage on November 7th. They celebrated with a party given by their sons, Mark, John (Audria), Todd (Sharon), and their grandson Alan. Also, in attendance was the maid of honor, Mary Louise Grecu from Pasadena, CA and the best man, Kai Larsen of Hollywood, as well as many other friends.
Richard was born and raised in Dania. Joan was born in Momence, IL. The Hesters met on a blind date in Hollywood and were married in 1958 in the chapel at First Presbyterian Church of Hollywood.
Richard retired from McArthur Diary as a supervisor of Broward County Schools in 2003. Joan worked for Ginny Hyde’s Sportswear for 19 years. They have enjoyed traveling with family and friends on many trips.