Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Meyer, Jefferson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 18, 2013, at the Cathedral of St. Joseph with a Mass of Thanksgiving at 5:30 p.m. celebrated by Monsignor Robert Kurwicki, followed by a dinner reception.

Mr. Meyer and the former Miss Bernadette Straatmann were united in marriage May 18, 1963, at St. John’s-Gildehaus Catholic Church, Villa Ridge. The late Monsignor George J. Hildner officiated at the ceremony.

Mr. and Mrs. Meyer have one daughter, Pamela Edmister, and her husband, Craig, Union. They have five grandchildren, Austin, BethAnn, Conner, Zachary and Nicholas Edmister.