Vincent and Audrey Filarski hosted a 50th wedding anniversary for family and friends July 24 at the Belknap Township Hall. There were 200 guests in attendance.
Vincent and Audrey (Kortman) were married July 16, 1960, at St. Casimir Church in Posen by Father Kozak.
Their children and grandchildren are Kevin and Sue of Pinconning; Chris and Debbie, Victoria, Christina and Daniel of North Carolina; Joseph and Kathy, Jim and Austen of Northville; Thomas and Mary, Jacob and Marissa of Gaylord; Jeffrey and Mary, Spencer and Cheyenne of New Hudson.
Members of the original wedding party who shared in the anniversary celebration were maid of honor Georgann (Strzelecki) Marietta of Mission Viejo, Calif., Georgene (Kortman) Urban of Hawks, Beverly (Hamann) Filarski of Millington, John Urban of Hawks and ring bearer Jeffrey Gapczynski of Clinton Township.
Those in attendance enjoying visiting along with dinner and dancing. The anniversary cake was topped by the original wedding cake top, and Audrey's wedding dress was modeled by her granddaughter, Christi.