Harold (Deo) Furlong and Pamela Ann Althouse were united in marriage on July 25, 1964 at the Potsdam Missionary Church in Potsdam.
Deo served in the United States Marine Corp. He retired from Dayton Power & Light after 34 years working as a lineman. Pam is employed by Edward Jones as a branch office assistant working in Greenville.
The Furlongs have two children, Susan (Tony) Spires and Steve (Candace) Furlong, all of Darke County. The couple has five grandchildren, Hayleigh Spires, Derek Lusher, Kylie, Madison and Ty Furlong.
The couple enjoys cooking/baking, gardening, woodworking, attending their grandchildren’s sporting events and traveling.
The children of Deo and Pam are hosting an open house at their residence – 1548 Verona Pitsburg Road, Arcanum - on July 20 from 1 to 5 p.m. The Furlongs look forward to seeing many friends and family at their open house.
“Your presence is gift enough,” they said.