Don and Marlene Grant mark golden wedding anniversary

Don and Marlene Grant celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 24 during a reception at CBC High School in St. Louis.

Mr. Grant and the former Marlene D’Alto were married Sept. 24, 1955, at St. Charles Borromeo in St. Louis.

He is employed by Grant Contracting where he has worked since 1946. Mrs. Grant is a member of the St. Louis Strutters dance ensemble.

They are the parents of five children: Brian and Brad, who reside in St. Louis; Brett and Bill, who reside in Las Vegas, Nev.; and Barry, who re-sides in Waterloo, Ill.

The couple have 12 grandchildren.