They were married June 25, 1971, in Sacred Heart Church
They have three children, Gretchen (Kevin) Strah, Ryan (Nicole) and Megan (Corey) Neill, and seven grandsons.
They will celebrate with a family gathering on June 27. The family also asks for a card shower. Cards may be sent to them at 404 Fremont St., Beaver Crossing, NE 68313.