Stan & Carol Pieper

Stan and Carol Pieper of 551 Wildwood Drive, Groveland, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a cruise to Nova Scotia in the fall. Stan Pieper and Carol Brown were married Aug. 3, 1968, at First Baptist Church in Pontiac.

They have three children: Doug Pieper (and Susan) of Seattle, Carrie (and Van) Hohe of Hendersonville, Tenn., and Brandon Pieper (and Paula) of Groveland. They also have five grandchildren.

Stan retired in 2004 as director of buildings and grounds for Pekin High School and McLean County School Unit 5 after 36 years of service. Carol retired in 2006 as a teacher for Pekin School District 108 after 34½ years of service.

Published in the Peoria Journal Star on July 29, 2018