Dale and Karen "Susie" Hatfield of 624 Ohio St., Quincy, 62301, are celebrating their 45th wedding anniversary with a card shower, requested by their children.
Mr. Hatfield and the former Karen Sue Silman were married Dec. 14, 1974, in Ewing (Mo.) Baptist Church.
Mrs. Hatfield is a daughter of the late Jim and Marvel Silman. Mr. Hatfield is a son of Eva Hatfield of Knox City, Mo., and the late Holly Hatfield.
They are the parents of Kim (Mike) Lenz of Liberty, Bruce Hatfield of Quincy, and three children from a previous marriage, David (Maggie) Hatfield of Quincy, Tina (Rusty) Walker of Quincy, and Randall (Justyan) Hatfield of Texas.
They have 11 grandchildren, three step grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and 10 step great-grandchildren.
Dale is a retired truck driver, last driving for McNay Truck Lines. He likes working with his tractors and race cars. He was a bomber racer at Quincy Raceways.
Karen is a retired hairdresser and waitress who enjoys photography and making crafts.
They attend Riverside Community Church and enjoy family gatherings. They are both avid NASCAR race fans.