ORAN -- Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Glastetter celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception and dinner Aug. 4 at the Oran Knights of Columbus Hall, followed by a Mass at Guardian Angel Catholic Church where they repeated their wedding vows.
Glastetter and the former Betty Seyer were married Aug. 24, 1957, at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Chaffee by the Rev. Thomas Geraghty. Their attendants were Robert and Arthur (Jack) Seyer, Mary Catherine Schlitt Stoverink, and the late Hank Schmitt, Margie Glastetter Schmitt and the late Anna Marie Tucker Legrand. Ringbearer and flower girl were Larry Glastetter and Janet Glastetter Randolph.
Their children and spouses are Carol and Danny Bierschwal of Cape Girardeau, Dennis Glastetter and fiancee, Nancy Hampton of Chaffee, Fred and Mary Beth Glastetter and Gary and Nena Glastetter of Oran.
They have seven grandchildren, Dustin and Megan Glastetter of East Prairie, Jordan Glastetter of Chaffee, Nathan Glastetter of Cape Girardeau, Bethany Beggs of Columbia and Tiffany and Natalee Glastetter of Oran.