Mr. and Mrs. Robert L. Wiedwilt celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary on Saturday, June 29th, 2013 at the Senior Citizens Center in St. Libory, Illinois. The party was given by their children.
They were married on June 26th, 1948 at the Holy Angels Catholic Church, in East St. Louis, by Monsignor William E. Trombley.
They have five children: Scott (Judy) Wiedwilt, Mark (Debra) Wiedwilt, Marcia (Jim) Reynolds, Gary (Lisa) Wiedwilt, and Linda (Mike) Riess.
They have ten grandchildren: Ryan (Deneane) Wiedwilt, Kristen (Matt) Turner, Daniel (Kendra) Wiedwilt, Nichole (Nick) Grant, West (Kaley) Bergkoetter, Luke (Joanna) Bergkoetter, Jonathan and Erin Wiedwilt, Grant and Grace Riess.
They also have ten great grandchildren: Cole, Camryn, and Cadee Wiedwilt, Braylen and Brendal Turner, Tyler and Wyatt Wiedwilt, Gage and Hunter Grant, and Olivia Bergkoetter.
Bob and Beverly Wiedwilt both retired from and officially closed their business: Wiedwilt Tile Company, Inc. in 2005.