Richard and Janis Snell, of Colona, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 21. They will celebrate the occasion with a family dinner at The Cellar with their children and grandchildren.
The former Janis Westbrooks and Richard Snell were married June 21, 1969, at First Freewill Baptist Church in Green Rock, Ill.
Richard retired as a layout inspector from CNH, East Moline, after 33 years. Janis retired as an RN from Genesis, Silvis, after 30 years.
Their children are Rich Jr. (Pam) Snell, of Geneseo; and Julie (Jay) Lessin of East Moline. They have three grandchildren, Rich III and Emma Snell and Justin Lessin.