Special to The Leader
The Orange Leader
Mr. and Mrs. Gilbeaux celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on June 15, 2013 with a reception and renewal of wedding vows ceremony hosted by their family at Brown estate. The event was attended by over 200 friends and family members. Jo Ann and Raymond Gilbeaux were united in marriage on June 15, 1963 at the Gilbeaux family home in West Orange and blessed at St. Mary Church by Father Wm. Manger.
Raymond retired after 35 years with Lanxess, Inc. and currently enjoys helping his son at Motion Audio in West Orange. JoAnn retired from Wells Fargo Bank in 2006 after 30 years and returned to work at Orange Savings Bank in 2008, where she is still employed.
The couple have two children. Troy, son, and wife Valrie Gilbeaux of Orange and Paige Gilbeaux, daughter, of Houston.
They have three grandchildren, Bailey, Stephen and Kayleigh, all of Orange.