Erwin and Viola (Thole) Klostermann, of Edgewood, are celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary.

The couple was married Sept. 30, 1953 in Petersburg.

They have five children: Larry (Karen, deceased), Dubuque, JoAnn, Dubuque, Jane (Don) Menke, New Vienna, Loras (Janet) Omaha, Neb., Dan (Elaine), Manchester, MaryKay (Mike) Rolfes, Manchester, and Karen (Jim) Armstrong, Des Moines.

They have 14 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.