Bob and Rita Rahe

Bob and Rita Rahe

Bob and Rita Rahe, of Dyersville, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family gathering.

Bob Rahe and Rita Averkamp were married May 25, 1968 at St. Peter Church in rural Cuba City, Wis.

The have five children: Julie (Mark) Schlarmann, of Chandler, Ariz.; Nick (Melissa) Rahe, of Ankeny; Colleen (Troy) Loney, of Dubuque; Maria (Brian) Schuster, of Chicago, Ill; and Valery (Dr. Scott) Hanson, of Winterset.

They have also been blessed with six grandchildren.