ALGONQUIN – The children of Wayne and Joy (Bauer) Bulla are pleased to announce the 50th wedding anniversary of their parents. An open house took place at Boulder Ridge Country Club on March 23, where they were surrounded by 75 close friends and family members.
When Wayne was a senior vice president with Bank of America, he was transferred to Chicago, and they have lived in Algonquin for the past 15 years.
Joy received her master’s degree from Duke University, and she is an ordained minister in the Northern Illinois Conference of the United Methodist Church.
They have four children and five granddaughters. Crystal Bulla and fiancé, Dwight Cochran, live in Raleigh, N.C., with her two daughters, Kalyn and Kaden. Kevin resides in Houston. Caroline and Jim Kavaja make their home in Atlantic Beach, N.C., with their children, Kierra and Chloe. Catherine and her daughter, Kayce, live in Algonquin.