Kenneth "Whitey" and Janet Struckhoff, Grinnell, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
The couple will have a private dinner celebration hosted by their children.
Children of the couple are Monique O'Grady, Peoria, Ariz., Melissa Kuhlman and husband, John, Sharon Springs, Kim Lampe and husband, Dave, Pretty Prairie, Karla Bixenman and husband, Roger, and Stacey Lang and husband, John, all of Hays, and Tony Struckhoff, Newton.
The couple has 12 grandchildren, Shawn, Jenna and Ryan O'Grady, Gabrielle, Eli and Rachael Kuhlman, Joe, Ben and Nic Lampe, Shane and Derek Bixenman, and Elly and Lucas Lang.
Kenneth and Janet (Kruse) Struckhoff were married July 16, 1963, at St. Paul Catholic Church, Angelus.