Darrell and Lois Trenkamp of Maquoketa are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 18, 2021.

Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 18, 2021, at St. Joseph’s in Sugar Creek.

Following mass, they will have a private family celebration.

The former Lois Roling and Darrell Trenkamp were married Sept. 18, 1971, at the Sugar Creek church.

They are the parents of 7 children: Paul (Barb) Trenkamp, Jeffrey Trenkamp, Matthew Trenkamp, Travis (Patti) Trenkamp, Andrew (Shawna) Trenkamp, Lori (Addam) Fier and Mary Bodman.

They have 17 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Lois was a stay-at-home mom for 28 years then worked as a cook at Northeast school, retiring in 2016. Darrell was full-time farmer.

They are both retired.