Adeline and Joseph Ginter of Kennewick celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Mass on June 28 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, and an outside reception at their daughter and son-in-law's home in Kennewick on June 29.
They were married June 29, 1963, at the courthouse in Gainesville, Mo. They moved from Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, to the Tri-Cities in 1970.
Adeline is a homemaker and helped out with the family business.
Joseph was a general contractor and owner of Ginter Enterprises. He retired in July 2002.
They are members of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Kennewick.
They have seven children, Antoinelle Robison of Kennewick, Rubenna Marshall of Kennewick, Teddi Ryzek of Olympia, Teresa Eckert of Richland, Joseph Ginter of Olympia, Cynthia Meyer of Kennewick and the late Julie Shane.
They have 19 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.