Robert and Dorothy (Koch) Pitz of Epworth celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary at a Mass Aug. 11, 2019 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Epworth with their family.
Robert Pitz and Dorothy Koch were married Aug. 29, 1959 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in New Vienna.
They are parents of ten children: Lynn (Dean) Figg, of Wilton; Bill (Lynn) Pitz, of Farley; Lori (Larry) Chambers, of Kansas City, Mo.; Lisa (Jay) O’Brien, of Toddville; Susie (Ronnie) Kramer, of Epworth; Sandy (Mike) Oberbroeckling, of Dyersville; Jim (Pam) Pitz, of Clive; Barb (Doug) Koerperich, of Epworth; Bobbie (Bruce) Hemmelman, of Ridgefield, Wash.; and Jacque (Mike) Lang, of Cedar Rapids.
They have 33 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.