Earl and Hazel Magnus of St. Peter and Robert and Janet Williams of Shobonier will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversaries this Saturday.
Earl and the former Hazel Koss were married on Sept. 4, 1960, at Zion Lutheran Church in Altamont.
They are the parents of three children: Gregory of St. Peter, Sherri and her husband Randy Rhoads of Cedar Hill, Mo., and Susan and her husband Mark Kearns of Wildwood, Mo..
They have nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Robert and the former Janet Kruenegel were married on Sept. 4, 1960, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Shobonier.
They are the parents of three children: Shelly and her husband Kenny Dothager, and Susan Williams, both of Vandalia, and Sarah and her husband Mike Gladson of Ladue, Mo.
They have six grandchildren.
The two couples hosted a joint anniversary celebration on Saturday, Aug. 21, at the Vandalia Shrine Club, with a meal, visiting and dancing to music provided by Hit Line Productions of Vandalia.