Robert "Bob" and Alberta Klaus, Hays, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 9, 2011.

The couple will celebrate their golden anniversary with a trip to Florida hosted by their children, Marj Marcinelli and husband, Tony, and Gwen Klaus. The couple has three grandchildren, Charlsie Klaus, Anthony Marcinelli and Joseph Marcinelli.

Robert "Bob" and Alberta (Befort) Klaus were married Oct. 9, 1961, at Our Lady Help of Christians Church, Antonino.