Kenneth, Rose Auck celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Auck

Mr. and Mrs. Auck

Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth W. Auck celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 5 during a reception at Ruth’s Chris Steak House in Clayton.

Mr. Auck and the former Rose Marie Martinette were married Sept. 5, 1960, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Portsmouth, Va.

They are the parents of three: Marie (Tim) Pendergast, Michael (Annette) Auck and Tommy (Laura) Auck, all of St. Louis County.

The couple have nine grandchildren: Katie, Lorie and Christy Pendergast; Tony, Michael, Nick and Angela Auck; and Alex and Molly Auck.

A Mass in honor of the occasion was celebrated by the Rev. Monsignor Patrick Hambrough at St. Mark’s Catholic Church.