George and Dianne Schafer will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013.
They were married Aug. 3, 1963, at St. Mary Catholic Church, Tiffin, by the Rev. Paul Dorley.
George is the son of the late George and Amy Schafer. He is semi-retired after 33 years as head groundskeeper at Heidelberg University.
Dianne, the daughter of Luella Wright and the late Paul Wright, is a homemaker.
They are parents of three children, Jeffrey Schafer of Tiffin, Fayanne (Dan) Corfman of Fremont and Victoria (Troy) Stillberger of Sycamore. Four grandchildren complete their family.
They will celebrate their anniversary with a 9:30 a.m. Mass Aug. 4, 2013, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Tiffin, followed by an open house from 1-4 p.m. at Heidelberg Campus Center.