Walter and Charlotte (Blattner) Becker, Hays, formerly of Rozel and Nekoma, celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary May 23, 2009, with a family dinner.

Children of the couple are Faye Klein and husband, Lyn, Hays, and Joyce Becker and husband, John Wade, Cape Girardeau, Mo.

The couple have two granddaughters, Tami Norris and husband, Eric, Hays, and Dian Organ and husband, Daren, Colby; and three great-grandchildren, Hannah and Isis Norris and Dalaan Organ.

Walter and Charlotte (Blattner) Becker were married at the home of Charlotte's parents May 27, 1934, in Rozel.