Barbie McNeely of Shelbyville, Ind., and Roger Blocks of Three Lakes were united in marriage Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Shelbyville.

McNeely is a longtime resident of Shelbyville, and a former registered nurse and retired teacher with two master’s degrees. She has two children and six grandchildren.

Blocks has a Bachelor of Science degree from Purdue University in metallurgical engineering, and business administration graduate studĀ­ies at the University of Iowa as well as economics at Evansville University. 

He is a former chief engineer at Alcoa, founder of Computer Control Technology, and is currently president of Chem-Al Inc. He has been a registered engineer in Wisconsin for more than three decades. He has two children and six grandchildren.

The couple has known each other for more than 50 years.