Carol Herzog and the former Beverly Goltz were married on May 16, 1954, at Godfrey Congregational Church by the Rev. Fred Primrose.
Mr. Herzog retired from Shell Oil Company, Wood River Refinery, after 35 years of employment in November 1985.
Mrs. Herzog was a free-lance legal secretary in the area.
The Herzogs reside in Godfrey.
They have two married daughters, Sue and Bruce Orban of Brighton and Sherry and Joe Knudson of Carlinville.
They have five grandchildren, Kelly (Orban) Dixon of Medora, Jamie Orban of Godfrey, Tyler Knudson of St. Louis, Nicole Brighton of Brighton and Tracie Knudson of Macomb. Also, they enjoy a great-granddaughter, Alina Orban.