Richard and Mary Ann Recker are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.
Richard Recker and the former Mary Ann Burkle were married June 27, 1970 at St. Francis Xavier Basilica in Dyersville.
They are the parents of Deb (Chad) Wegmann, of Robins, Amy (Ted) Steger, of Cedar Rapids, Gregg (Cindy) Recker, of Earlville and Emily (Nick) Knepper, of Hopkinton.
The have thirteen grandchildren: Riley, Carson and Kennedy Wegmann, Kaitlyn, Madison and Megan Steger, Josie, J.T. and Lauren Recker, Abby, Anna, Jay and Maggie Knepper.
They plan to celebrate with a family get together.