NORTH PROVIDENCE – Ken and Marianne Gottschalk celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 14 with a party given by their children at Brown University Faculty Club.
Mr. and Mrs. Gottschalk were married on Sept. 14, 1969, in St. John Vianney Church in Cumberland. Mrs. Gottschalk is the former Marianne Carlin.
The couple are the parents of Erich and Julie Gottschalk. They are the grandparents of Sebastian and Ethan Gottschalk, and Charlotte Wallace and Caelyn Gottschalk.
Mrs. Gottschalk was employed at Brown Univeristy. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, reading, and cruising with her husband.
Mr. Gottschalk is retired from Verizon and the U.S. Navy. He enjoys shooting at the gun club, planning and cruising. The couple have been on 43 cruises to date.