Joan, Walter Fussner celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary

Joan and Walter Fussner celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 17.

Mr. Fussner and the former Joan Tieman were married Feb. 17, 1962, at Hope United Church of Christ in St. Louis by the Rev. John Trnka.

Mr. Fussner is retired from the railroad, where he worked for 40 years. Mrs. Fussner retired in 1995 from the Lindbergh School District, where she worked as a first-grade teacher.

They are parents of a daughter, Jean (Kevin) Sullivan, and have three grandchildren, all of St. Louis.