Grover and Frances Francis recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 4 with a trip to London and Venice. The two were married at the Presbyterian Church in Escalon; both attended Lone Tree Grammar School and graduated from Escalon High School.
Norman and Wanda Cox will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 21, 2013. The couple, who were introduced through mutual friends, were married in Dallas, Texas in 1963.
Robert and Susan (Johansen) Raduechel celebrated their 50th anniversary this week. The couple was married on July 7, 1963. Robert taught automotive at Riverbank High School from 1967-1982 and MJC from 1982-2005. Susan was an administrative assistant after raising her family for Ticor Title and Chicago Title.
Carl B. Brimm and Helen M. Brimm of Oakdale recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. The two wed at the Oakdale Methodist Church in February, 1953.
John and Joan Morrell will be commemorating their 65th wedding anniversary at a family celebration at their Carolyn Avenue home in Escalon.
An Open House to mark their 60th wedding anniversary is planned by the Torngren family of Oakdale, with husband and wife Toby and Maya celebrating on Saturday, March 10.
Elwood and Shirley Troxel celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary on Nov. 9, 2011.
Ralph and Virginia Buerer celebrated 70 years of marriage on July 27, 2011.
Richard and Margaret Clifford marked their 65th wedding anniversary on July 28, 2011. They celebrated the occasion on July 17 at their daughter's home in Stockton.
Archie and Barbara Hallum celebrated 62 years of marriage on May 21, 2011.
Loren and Barbara Reid recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family at Isadore's Restaurant in Manteca. They were married at Escalon Methodist Church on Jan. 28, 1961.
Will and Jean Hilsabeck of Oakdale celebrated 60 years of marriage on Sept. 23, 2010.
Adolphe "Doc" Garcia and Shirley "Dorene" Garcia celebrated 61 years of marriage in September of this year.
Few people can say they have been married for 69 years, but for Gene and Bonnie Miller, they have not only been married that long, but have known each other for 85 years.
Gary Geno Giovannoni and Dorothy Ann (Staudenmaier) Giovannoni will celebrate 50 years of marriage on June 12, 2010.
The couple first met at the Oakdale swimming pool, as children. They later met again and began dating while students at Oakdale High School and were married June 12, 1960 at St. John's Church in Valley Home. They have spent their entire married life in Oakdale.