Ralph and Janet Stricker, St. Clair, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 18, 2017. Mr. Stricker and the former Miss Shofner were united in marriage Nov. 18, 1967, at St. John United Church of Christ in St. Clair. The Rev. Raymond Klasing officiated at the ceremony.
The Strickers’ children are Lori (William) Divin, Webster Groves; Scott (Terri) Stricker, St. Clair; Jeffrey (Emily) Stricker, New Orleans; and Jennifer (Dustin) Schroeder, Cape Girardeau. They have nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.