Lester and Alice Brinker, Washington, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, May 4, 2013, by attending Mass where they received a special blessing and having dinner at The Hawthorne Inn with their children and grandchildren.
Mr. Brinker and the former Miss Hecktor were united in marriage May 4, 1963, at St. Gertrude Church, Krakow.
The Brinkers have one son, Keith Brinker and his wife, Patty, Washington; and three daughters, Kelly and husband Shawn O’Brien, Andover, Minnesota, Leanne and husband Todd Nuyda, Keller, Texas, and Karen and husband Bob Brinkmann, Washington.
They have three grandsons, Eric and Brian Brinker, Washington, and D.J. Nuyda, Keller, Texas; and two granddaughters, Joette Brinker, Washington, and Leah Nuyda, Keller, Texas.