Mr. and Mrs. Francis Nowack, 206 Third Ave. NE, Pocahontas, will be celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on Saturday, Oct. 21, from 2 to 4 p.m. at St. Peter Lutheran Church. A short program will begin at 2:30 p.m.
The event is being hosted by their children: David and Gloria Nowack of Jefferson City, Mo.; Mark and Sandi Hoffman of Centerville; Steven Nowack, Denver; Cheryl Nowack, Excelsior Springs, Mo.; Brian and Debra Parrott, Iowa City; Roger and Angela Reed of Ruthven and Philip and Sarah Nowack, Ft. Atkinson.
The Nowacks lived in Newell for several years where Mr. Nowack taught and coached. He and Berniece Jaeschke were married Oct. 22, 1950 at St. Peter's Lutheran Church in Farnhamville. The couple requests no gifts.