Tom and Donna Gatch of Sioux City will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on March 2, 2018. A family celebration will be held at a later date.

Their children are Wendy (Kip) Iverson of Bloomington, Illinois, and Shawn (Michell) and Kevin, all of Sioux City. They have 13 grandchildren.

Tom married the former Donna Lillis on March 2, 1968, in Santa Rosa, California. Donna is a member of the Sioux City Eagles 77. Tom owns Tom's Outboard Motor Service in Leeds. Tom served in the U.S. Navy for 10 years with the submarine service.