Donald and Rita (Morrow) Meunier celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary during a 4 p.m. Mass at St. Joseph/St. Patrick Church Aug. 30. A gathering followed at Pacino's for members of the immediate family, following the special Mass.
Don married the former Rita Morrow Aug. 30, 1958, at St. Anne's Church with Fr. Clifford Nadeau officiating.
Maid of honor was Rita's sister, Rosemary (Morrow) Jarvey. Bridesmaids were Susan Trotter Bennett and Joyce (LaLonde) Wood.
Rita and Donald Meunier, 1958
Best man was Harlan (Bud) Meunier, Don's brother. Groomsmen were John Dulek and John Wood.
Don and Rita love golfing and go just about every day; they are members of the Lake Bluff Co. Club
The couple has three children, Kathleen Morrison, Linda Barron and Thomas Meunier; six grandchildren, Jacob and Rachel Barron, Alicia Erickson, Cassie Morrison, and Jaclyn and Ryan Meunier; and three great-great grandchildren, Connor and Brendon Barron and Kiara Erickson.