Robert and Linda Farnam celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary

Robert and Linda Farnam of Oakville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 11 during a reception at Roberto’s Trattoria in Concord.

Mr. Farnam and the former Linda Bennett were married Aug. 20, 1966, at Assumption Catholic Church in south county.

Mr. Farnam is retired from the Nooter Corp., where he worked for 35 years, and Shannahan Hoist & Crane, where he worked for 10 years. Mrs. Farnam is retired from Mallinckrodt.

They are the parents of two: Michelle Arendt, 44, of Mehlville, and Tammy Riebel, 47, of O’Fallon.

The couple have one grandson and three granddaughters.