Mr. and Mrs. Groves

HUNTLEY – Richard and Geraldine Groves of Huntley celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a Mediterranean cruise and an Oct. 6 party with family and friends at Salt Creek Golf Club hosted by their children.

Geraldine Piscitello and Richard Groves were married Oct. 6, 1962, at St. Benedict Church in Chicago. They first lived in Chicago after their marriage.

He was a firefighter for the city of Chicago until he retired Feb. 4, 2001. His hobby is golf.

She was a school administrator at Resurrection High School in Chicago. She has been retired since Dec. 1, 2000. She plays cards.

They are German Club members and enjoy traveling.

They have a son, Scott Groves of Chicago; and three daughters, Laura (Glenn) Zaroski of Bensenville, Holly Semtner of Chicago and Michelle (Allan) Hoss of Itasca.

They also have six grandchildren.