50th anniversary: Maskel

David and Phyllis Maskel of Morris are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, March 2, 2013.

The couple will celebrate this month with a family dinner at the Country Mansion in Dwight. Their children are hosting the dinner.

David Maskel and Phyllis Brooks were married March 2, 1963, in Gardner. David and Phyllis are both retired.

They are the parents of three sons, David (Marilyn) Maskel of Dwight, Ill., Jim (Ashley) Maskel of Morris and Dennis (Kristen) Maskel of Channahon.

They are the grandparents of Jeffrey Maskel, Elliot Gernentz, Jacob Maskel, Kaylea Maskel, Cooper Maskel, McKenna Maskel and Madyson Maskel.