Richard and Connie Braun of Deerfield will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a come-and-go reception from 2 to 5 p.m. March 17, 2018, at the Deerfield Community Center. Family and friends are invited. No gifts, please.

Richard Braun and Connie Zirkel were married March 16, 1968, in Garden City.

Their children are: Bonnie Bribiesca of Holcomb; Elizabeth and Brent Dillinger of Missouri Valley, Iowa; Lisa Braun and Susan Cooper of Lawrence; and Jeff Braun of Fremont, Neb.

They have six grandchildren.

Richard is a retired farmer. Connie is retired from USD 216.