Dennis and Elaine Brunenn of 1317 Columbine will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house, hosted by their children, from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 9 at the Madison Park Christian Church Commons building. The couple requests no gifts. They also plan a trip to Hawaii in January.
Mr. Brunenn and the former Elaine McClain were married Sept. 8, 1967, at Bowen Methodist Church.
Mrs. Brunenn is a daughter of the late Chester and Jessamine McClain. Mr. Brunenn is a son of the late Leo and Wilma Brunenn.
They are the parents of Jennifer Foster (Kirk Unmisig) and Denise Buckner (fiancÚ Paul Clevenger), all of Quincy. They have five grandchildren and two great-granddaughters.
Mr. Brunenn retired from Quincy Farm and Home Supply and works part time for Hy-Vee on Harrison.
Mrs. Brunenn retired from West Central Illinois Task Force as administrative assistant. She volunteers at Blessing Hospital.
They are members of Madison Park Christian Church and enjoy their grandchildren and great-grandchildren's activities, traveling and golf.