RAPID RIVER - Family members and friends joined with Victor and Shelby Jean Boris on July 23 as the couple celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Victor and the former Shelby Jean Shriner were united in marriage on July 22, 1961, at St. John Catholic Church in Davison, Mich.
The couple are the parents of four children: Grace (Jon) Norman of Wausau Wis.; Polly (Dan) Abts of Francis Creek, Wis.; Patrick Boris of Rapid River; and Nathan (Linda) Boris of Hood River, Ore. They also have eight grandchildren: Sammantha and Jacob Norman; Ethan Dollhopf; Shelby, Daniel and Austin Boris; and Zachary and Noah Boris.
Shelby Jean and Victor Boris
Vic is retired from Mead Paper in Escanaba. He enjoys fishing and skiing.
Shelby retired as a nurse from OSF St. Francis Hospital. She is an avid quilter and volunteers as a Reading Buddy.
They are long-time active members of St. Charles Borromeo Church in Rapid River.