Mike and Joyce Szemplenski of the Greenview area are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct. 26, 2013.
A family celebration was held earlier this month at the Tuckaway Shores Resort in Indialantic, Fla. They were married at St. Philip Neri Church in Omaha, Neb. on October 26, 1963. They have two daughters: Ann (Christian) Plaza of McLean, Va. and Janet Szemplenski of Omaha, Neb. They have five grandchildren: Matthew and Katherine Plaza of McLean, Va. and Madelynn, Randi and Teddie Szemplenski of Omaha, Neb.
The Szemplenskis are active members of St. Patrick Catholic Church in Laurie.