Golden anniversary celebrated

Published Apr 4, 2017 at 4:00pm

Richard and Carol Rapke, 9308 Podunk Road, Lee Center, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 25, 2017.

The couple was married on February 25, 1967 in St. Paul’s Church, Rome.

Richard was chief of civil engineering for the Air Force at Rome Labs. Carol was a designer for Opper’s Kitchens and Baths.

They are the parents of Eric John Rapke, Kirsten Ann Rapke (Stellato) and Gretchen Lynne Rapke (Kocica). They have seven grandchildren.