George and Marilyn Hackbarth, 1132 Hus Drive, Watertown, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Aug. 6.

George and the former Marilyn Manthey were married Aug. 6, 1949, at St. Mark's Lutheran Church with the Rev. Gerhard Redlin officiating.

Attendants for the couple were Inez Huebner, the late Catherine King and the late Rachel Engelbrecht, along with the late Oscar Hackbarth, the late Kenneth Beyer and the late Bruce Manthey.

The Hackbarths have three children, Marcia (Jim) Stueber of West St. Paul, Minnesota, Randall (Kim) Hackbarth of Fitchburg and Paula (the Rev. Steve) Schmeling of Robbinsdale, Minnesota; 10 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

A celebration will be held at a later date.

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