Billie and Phyllis (Johnson) Emmert, Jamestown, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary Friday. Due to health issues, the couple will celebrate with a private family gathering at a later date.
She is a retired rural mail carrier and he is a retired farmer and bus driver.
They are the parents of Kathy (Phil) Lemper of Garrett, John (Vicki) Emmert of Darlington, Billie Jr. (Sherry) Emmert of Jamestown and Brenda (George) Stunyo of Grand Rapids, Minnesota. They also have 11 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.