McHENRY – Larry and Mary Lang of McHenry will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 20 with a Mass at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in McHenry.
Mary Hertel and Larry Lang were united in marriage Oct. 20, 1962, at St. Gilbert’s Church in Grayslake. The wedding was officiated by the Rev. Pierce Joyce.
Larry is employed at Centegra Hospital – Woodstock in the Environmental Services Department.
Mary worked at Centegra Hospital – McHenry as a housekeeper and also in environmental services. She is enjoying retirement.
Both have been members of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in McHenry for the past 43 years, and Larry has served as an organist, choir member and Eucharistic minister.
They have been blessed with five children, John of McHenry; Cathy (Pete) Cline of Columbus, Ohio; Michael (Barb) of Bristol, Wis.; Christine (Kevin) Blucher of McHenry; and Larry III (Rennie) of Wonder Lake.
They also have three grandchildren, Sebastian and Rachel Blucher and Audrey Rose Cline.