Robert D. and Marian K. Bowen of Godfrey celebrated their 65th anniversary on December 7, 2020.
Robert Bowen and the former Marian Rogers were married December 7, 1955, in Portsmouth, Ohio, with Rev. Arthur Romig officiating.
Robert retired from Olin after 42 years as a pipefitter.
Marian is retired after 30 years at OSF Saint Anthony’s Health Center.
Their children are Bob and Robin Bowden of Loudon, Tenn., Andy and Ann Bowen of Godfrey, Steve and Deana Bowen of Hartselle, Ala., and Joe and Michelle Bowen of Jefferson, Texas.
They have eight children and four great-grandchildren.