Lawrence and Deanna Becker will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 22, 2010, with an anniversary Mass and blessing at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Plainville. The weekend will be spent with their family. A family dinner will be hosted Sunday by their sons and daughters-in-law.

The couple also celebrated their anniversary in August with a trip to Alaska, Yukon Territory, Canada, and a cruise from Skagway, Alaska, to Vancouver, British Columbia.

Children of the couple are Mike and wife, Jody, Plainville, Doug and wife, Tammi, Raytown Mo., and Chad and wife, Lisa, Tecumseh.

The couple have nine grandchildren, Joe, Alaina, Andrew, and Matthew, all of Plainville, Henry and Cory, both of Raytown, Ashley Musgrove, Concordia, and Emma and Jacob, Tecumseh.

The couple have two great-grandchildren, Aaron and Kaisia, both of Concordia.

Lawrence and Deanna (Beck) Becker were married Oct. 22, 1960, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Plainville.