Bernard and Arlene Erdmann, of Le Mars, Iowa, will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary with a 5:30 p.m. Mass on Nov. 25 at All Saints Parish-St. Josepha Catholic Church in Le Mars, followed by a private reception and dance hosted by their children.
Their children are Mike and Diane Erdmann of Omaha, Rose and Mike Anthony of Le Mars, Dave and Angie Erdmann of Le Mars, Julie and Scott Langel of Le Mars, Mary and Nick Hentges of Glen Ellyn, Illinois, Ann and Keith Wilken of Le Mars, Kathi and Todd Oetken of Le Mars, John and Lisa Erdmann of Moville, Iowa, and Paul and Jana Erdmann of Sioux City. The couple has 29 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and three grandchildren who are deceased.
Bernard Erdmann and the former Arlene Allison were united in marriage on Nov. 26, 1952, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Neptune, where the Rev. Ed Hoffman officiated.