SIKESTON -- Mr. and Mrs. Jack Lopp celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary March 31 with family and friends during a small reception hosted by the couple's two sons.
Lopp and the former Judith A. Capron were married March 31, 1957, in Anderson, Ind. Their children and grandchildren include Jay and Carmen Lopp of Oceanside, Calif., and their daughters, Emily and Zoe; and Craig Lopp of San Antonio and his sons, Logan and Conner.
Lopp graduated from Sikeston High School, received a Bachelor of Arts from Ball State in Muncie, Ind., and a master's degree from Southeast Missouri State University. He retired from the contracting business.
Mrs. Lopp graduated from Anderson High School in Anderson, received a Bachelor of Science in nursing from Ball State and completed graduate studies at Washington University in St. Louis. She was employed by the Sikeston Regional Center as a pediatric nurse practitioner prior to her retirement.