Larry and Amanda Stimatze of Garden City celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family in Red River, N.M., in June 2013.

Hosts for the occasion were their three sons and their families: Kevin and Janet Stimatze of Garden City; Brian and Tammy Stimatze of Queen Creek, Ariz.; and Darrin and Janelle Stimatze of Garden City.

Larry Stimatze and Amanda Sinclair were married Aug. 18, 1963, at First Christian Church in Garden City.

They have seven grandchildren.