Garry and Barb Pfantz, of State Center, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 13. They were married June 13, 1964 at the Redeemer Lutheran Church in Marshalltown.
Barb (Legg), originally from Marshalltown, owned and operated Barb's Beauty Salon in State Center and retired in 2013.
Since the mid-1960's, Garry has owned and operated Garry's Barber Shop on Main Street in State Center. He also farms west of State Center on the home place where they have lived most of their married life. They are members of the Trinity Lutheran Church in State Center.
The couple has two children: Angie Schnur, of Zearing, and Curt (Nikki) Pfantz, of State Center. They have five grandchildren: Branden Schnur, of Colo; Brittney (Blake) Perisho, of Zearing; Cael, Caden and Keatan (Kiki) Pfantz, of State Center. They have two great grandchildren: Mackenzie and Lane Perisho.
The Pfantzs will celebrate their anniversary by going out for a nice dinner with family and friends.
Anniversary wishes may be sent to: 1161 260th St., State Center, Iowa, 50247.