Bob and Jane Obert of Liberty are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner, hosted by their children. A celebration will be held at a later date.
The couple was married Jan. 12, 1963, in St. Francis Catholic Church in Quincy.
Mrs. Obert is the former Jane Genenbacher, daughter of the late Elmer and Mildred Genenbacher. Mr. Obert is a son of the late Matthew and Esther Obert.
They are the parents of Connie (Jeff) Huber, Bob (Kelly) Obert and Glenn (Sara) Obert of Liberty, Lynn (David) Wright of Quincy and Randy (Kim) Obert of Springfield. They have 13 grandchildren.
Mr. Obert retired in 2000 after 50 years of dairy farming. He is an active member of the American Legion and is a Korean War veteran.
Mrs. Obert was employed by Chicago Northwestern Railroad in Chicago for seven years and later by Glenayre in Quincy.
They are both active members of St. Brigid Catholic Church in Liberty.