Merle and Betty (Wait) Unkrich were married March 13, 1953, at Olds United Church of Christ.
They have four children: Merle Ann (Brad) Davis, of Mediapolis; Wally (Rene) Unkrich, of Winfield; Amy (Peter) Phillipp, of Green Bay, Wis.; and Micki (Jim) Teegarden, of Thousand Oaks, Calif. They also have 12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Their anniversary was celebrated on March 10, with their family.
Cards may be sent to 1062 James Avenue, Winfield, IA 52659.