50th anniversary: Lardi

Mr. and Mrs. Donald (Patricia) Lardi of 11400 S. Campus Road, Gardner, 60424, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012.

Donald Lardi and the former Patricia Christensen exchanged marriage vows at Saint Lawrence Catholic Church in South Wilmington on Oct. 20, 1962, surrounded by family and friends.

Donald retired from Caterpillar and farming. Patricia is still working as a homemaker and has held various other jobs.

They are parents of Julie (Tom) Connor and their children are Cade and Tommy, and Jodie (Dana) Fair and their children are Kennedy and Addison.

They love spending time with their grandkids. They will be celebrating with family.