Mr. and Mrs. Charles Eckelkamp, Jefferson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a private celebration at their home. Charles Eckelkamp and Patsy Branson were married June 14, 1969, at Memorial Baptist Church, Jefferson City. They were attended by Donald Branson, Jefferson City, and Louise Branson, Jefferson City. Mr. and Mrs. Eckelkamp have two children: Mary Eckelkamp, Jefferson City, and Kris-tina Starke and her husband, Eric, Linn. They also have three grandchildren: Elizabeth Eckelkamp, Jacob Starke and Emma Starke.