Rita and Theodore V. Meyer Jr., Marthasville, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary April 13, 2014, with a celebratory Mass at St. Ignatius of Loyola Church, Concord Hill. Mr. Meyer and the former Miss Hellmann were united in marriage April 11, 1964.

Their children and their spouses are John, Steve and Sandy, Dan and Tonya, Mary Jo and Cheryl and Tommy. They have 10 grandchildren.