James and Gunhild (Bonnie) Walker will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, May 19, 2013.
James Walker and Bonnie Barton were married May 19, 1963, at Faith Lutheran Church in Groton, Conn., by the Rev. Norman Walter.
James is a retired electrician from IBEW Local Union 538.
Bonnie worked for First National Bank of Danville, and Kaleidoscope in Education Co. She was informed she could not retire, so she will remain a domestic goddess.
The couple has three children, the late Todd Walker, Troy (Crystall) Walker of Westville and Tamara (Keith) Moschea of Madison, Wis. They also have two granddaughters, Brittani and Ashley Walker.