Donald and Juanita Papineau, of Kankakee, will celebrate their 69th wedding anniversary with a family gathering. Papineau and the former Juanita Bowers were married June 23, 1951, at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church in Kankakee.
The couple has two children: Gary (Carla) Papineau, of Kankakee, and Arthur Papineau who is deceased. They also have one grandchild and two great-grandchildren.
Donald is a retired from Azzarelli Construction, where he was a truck driver. Juanita is a seamstress.