James and Patricia Kronewitter, Hays, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 19.

Children of the couple are Mark Kronewitter and wife, Kim, Hays; Jolene Pianalto and Brian Kronewitter, Topeka; and Collen Gorden and husband, Mike, Wichita.

The couple have eight grandchildren.

James and Patricia (Brungardt) Kronewitter were married Nov. 19, 1960, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays.