Mr. and Mrs. John (Lorraine) Farcus of 1500 Alicia Dr., Morris, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 14, 2012.
John Farcus and the former Lorraine Hakey exchanged marriage vows on Feb. 14, 1962 at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Joliet.
Their attendants were Bob and Jean Shear. John was a former employee of Caterpillar.
Their children are John and Jane Farcus of Mazon, Harry and Tina Hedrick of Morris, Thomas and Tammy Paulsen of Graymont, and Richard and Tasha of Mazon.
They also have 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Their children are hosting a family celebration on Feb. 11, 2012, at 4 p.m. at the American Legion in Mazon.