Phyllis and Phillip Richards will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this Friday.
Phyllis and Phillip were married on Sept. 15, 1967, in the home of J.H. Reeter, with Judy and Jack Richards as attendants.
They are the parents of twin children: Paula and her husband Flip Gephart, and Paul Richards and his wife Jana.
Phyllis is retired from Walmart, and Phillip is retired from the painters’ union and continues to log part-time.
A reception hosted by their children will be held from 1-4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 15, at the Augsburg Immanuel Lutheran Church parish hall in rural Shobonier. Family and friends are invited. The family requests no gifts.