DELPHOS — Mr. and Mrs. Edward Odenweller will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a Mass at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Delphos, followed by a dinner with the couple’s children and grandchildren.

Odenweller and the former Carol Ann Schimmoller were married Oct. 6, 1972, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Fort Jennings by the Rev. Herman Fortman.

They are the parents of three children, Marie (Ralph) Mertz of Pickerington; James (Jessica) Odenweller of Vandalia and Michael (Melissa) Odenweller of Beavercreek. They have nine grandchildren, Vincent, Oden and Maggie Mertz; Eleanor, Conner, Gwenyth and Meredith Odenweller; Sawyer and Sutton Odenweller.

Odenweller retired from Thermo King of Delphos.

His wife retired from Vancrest Delfasky.