Elmer and Dolores “Dodie” (Kropp) Roberts of Godfrey will celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary on Wednesday, June 18, 2014.
The couple was married at Trinity Evangelical Church on South Grand in St. Louis.
He retired as a journeyman ironworker after 27 years of service. She worked 25 years at Wedge Bank in Alton, and later Mercantile.
They are the parents of two daughters, Nancy (Karl) Killam of Lawrence, Kan., and Janis (Bob) Meyers of Chesterfield, Mo. Their grandchildren are Sarah Schmitt, Derek Meyers, Karla Letourneau and MacKenzie Brown. Great-grandchildren are Emerson Meyers, Liam Schmitt and Sullivan Brown.