Kevin and Joanie DeChick, of Auburn, will celebrate 25 years of marriage on July 16. They were married that day in 1994 at Auburn United Methodist Church by the Rev. Everet Bassett.
Kevin is employed at Bristol-Meyers Squibb in Syracuse, and Joanie is retired from TRW in Auburn. The couple enjoy riding their Harley trike and going to bike week in Ocean City. They also love their home and enjoy doing yard work and relaxing by the pool.
Kevin and Joanie celebrated their anniversary by spending a weekend in New York City and going on a dinner cruise with friends.
They have five children: Jennifer Sawran Coopper (Chris), Daniel Sawran (Lori), Karen Dechick, (Sean) Heather Laraway Sawran and Sean Dechick (Alina). Their grandchildren are: Jay Wilkes, Jacob Harvey, Jaden Dawley, Rowan Sawran, Anthony Dawley, Addison Coopper, Brett Sawran, Aline DeChick, Chase Coopper, Max Laraway, Dylan Dawley, Charlie DeChick and Annalise DeChick.