Don and Cookie Tahja 50th wedding anniversaryDon and Cookie Tahja of Floodwood will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house.
Don and Cookie Tahja
Don and Cookie Tahja of Floodwood will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house at 3 p.m. Aug. 3 in the Event Center, 201 W. Seventh Ave., Floodwood. Dinner begins at 4 p.m., followed by music.
Don and the former Cookie Zelazny were married Aug. 31, 1963, in St. Louis Catholic Church in Floodwood.
Their children are Jane and Tomas Weidmer of Texas; John and Shelly Tahja, Jessica and Tom Rich, and Ben and Amber Tahja, all of Floodwood; Greta and Fred Kaufman of Superior; and Nathan Tahja of Illinois. They have 16 grandchildren.
Don is retired from at St. Louis County public works department in Floodwood. Cookie is retired from Rich Cuisine Wednesday Bakery in Superior.