Bob and Rita Boeving of DeSoto, MO celebrated their 50th anniversay on June 8, 2013 with a family dinner.
Bob and the former Rita White were married on June 8, 2013, 1963 at Normandy Catholic Church in Normandy, MO.
Bob is a retired truck driver with J.D. Street, attends St. Joseph Catholic Church in Bonne Terre, MO and belongs to the Festus Elks Lodge #1721.
Rita is a homemaker, attends St. Joseph Catholic Church and is active with Knights of Columbus in DeSoto.
They have 4 children: Renee Walker or Granite City; Bob Boeving of Festus, MO; Rich (Denise) Boeving of DeSoto, MO; and Ryan (Dawn) Boeving of Boeving, MO.
They have 12 grandchildren: Ryan Alban & Katelyn Walker, Faryl, Brittnee, Cami, Samantha, Hanna, Bobby, Jared & Abigail Boeving and Nolan Boeving.
They have 5 great-grandchildren.