Steve and Chris (Jurgensen) Tubbs are observing their 55th wedding anniversary on Thanksgiving Day. They were married Nov. 26, 1965, in the Congregational Church in Genoa, Nebraska. 

They have resided on the family farm in Clinton County since 1966.

Chris is retired from teaching in both the Delwood and Maquoketa schools.

Steve is retired from Midwest Management Services, now known as Ohnward Farm Management, in Maquoketa and is still active with their son Joel on the farm.

Their children are Peter (and Joanne) of Des Moines, Joel (and Sara) of Delmar, and Mary (and Mike) Harling of West Chicago, Illinois.

They are proud grandparents of nine grandchildren: Julia, Carl, Miles, Danna, Will, Jack, Allison, Lane, and Faye.