James Fedderke and Mary Ellen Helmke were married on May 10, 1958 at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Ridgeville Corners. Henry Ide, pastor, officiated the ceremony.
They have four children, Debra, Whitehouse; Sandra (Ric) Andres, Bryan; Jeffrey, Chicago; and Michael (Wendy), Toledo. They have seven grandchildren.
The couple will celebrate with family and friends.