Mr. and Mrs. William (Jane) Ploetz

Jane and Bill Ploetz were married on March 4, 1972 at the Presbyterian Church in Gowanda.

Jane Bobseine is the daughter of Chub and Beatrice Goulding Bobseine of Gowanda, descendant of some of the earliest settlers of Dunkirk, Solomon Chadwick and Timothy Goulding. William Ploetz is the son of Frank and Dorothea Ploetz of Gowanda. Jane and Bill were high school and college sweethearts, married after going together for nearly three years. After building their first home in Lawtons, they now live on Lake Erie in Dunkirk with their Chesapeake Bay Retriever Chester Duke, working together on an internet-based business since 1996. After 45 years, they still enjoy many outdoor activities including running, walking, cycling, kayaking and stand up paddleboarding along with working on the yard and home improvement projects.