Ronald J. and Connie M. Bries, Peosta, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Connie Theisen, Bernard, and Ronald Bries, Worthington, were married Sept. 18, 1971 at Holy Family in Peosta.

They have two children and seven gradchildren: Tammy (Bries) Pedro Foster, John and Selah, Justin, Texas; Scott and Jessica (Hahn) Bries, Cassie, Kyle, Shane, Isabelle and Jack (deceased), Havelock, N.C.

The couple plan to celebrate with family and friends.