WAPAKONETA — Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Heitkamp are celebrating 50 years of marriage. An open house will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Sept. 22 at their home, 7745 Kelly Road, Wapakoneta. Please omit gifts.
Heitkamp and the former Rita Berres were married Sept. 20, 1969, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Glynwood, by Father Harold Brown.
They are the parents of three children, Lonnie Heitkamp, of Wapakoneta, Dana (Amy) Heitkamp, of Jackson Center, and Jodi (Steve) Manger, of Botkins. They have six grandchildren.
Heitkamp retired from the Lima refinery after 30 years. He later worked at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital. His wife retired from Joint Township District Memorial Hospital after 45 years. They continue to farm.