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Howard and Shirley Rettenmeier, of Dyersville, are celebrating their 65-wedding anniversary.

Howard Rettenmeier, of Balltown and Shirley Ries, of Holy Cross were married Feb. 15, 1955 in Holy Cross Catholic Church by Rev. Anthony Sigwarth.

They are the parents of four children: Dean, of Cedar Rapids; Dale and Debi, of Hiawatha; Don and Patti, of Oconomowoc, Wis.; Dave and Tara, of Quinicy, Ill.; and son-in-law Darrell Geltz, of Anamosa (Daughter Bev deceased.)

They have 10 grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and granddaughters, Staci and Amy Rettenmeier, both deceased.

They operated Howard’s Barbershop and Shirley’s Beauty Salon in Dyersville.