Raymond and Rose Risch of rural Franklin celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a family get-together.

They were married August 30, 1952, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Franklin.

Raymond is a retired lifelong farmer and Rose continues to be a homemaker.

They are the parents of four children, Jerry, Cathy (Brenda), Jim (Allie) Risch and Laura Williams. They have five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.