Harry and Aggie Jakubiak celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 4. A mass of thanksgiving and renewal of their marriage vows at St. Casimir Church in Posen, with Father Stan Bereda officiating, was followed with dinner and dancing at the Posen Community Center. There were over 200 guests attending with family and friends traveling from all ends of Michigan.
Members of the original wedding party who shared in the celebration were Allen and Eleanor (Romel) Lazarowicz, Eleanor (Jakubiak) Oduskey of Alpena and Mayvine (Orban) Gorlewski of Bay City. The anniversary cake, a replica of the original, was made by Aggie and topped with the original cake top.
Harry and the former Agatha Romel were married Sept. 3, 1960, at St. Casimir Church in Posen.
The couple has four children, Gerard (Karen) Jakubiak of Lowell, Lenore (Jerry) Emerick, Marv (Kimberly) Jakubiak of Rockford and Connie (Ed) Adamiak of Alpena. They also have nine grandchildren: Amanda and Aaron Jakubiak; Emily, Rachel and Brooke Emerick; Andrew and Kalena Jakubiak; Nicholas and Benjamin Adamiak.