Mike and Shirley Shinners celebrated their 50th wedding Anniversary, with a family trip to Door County Wisconsin in July. They were married September 10th, 1966 at Holy Family Catholic Church, Davenport.

Mike retired from Rock Island Arsenal after 34 years of federal service and currently works part time at

Barnes & Noble at Northpark Mall.

Shirley retired after working as an RN for 20 years at Davenport Medical Center

They both enjoy reading, traveling and spending time with family and friends, especially grandchildren.

Shirley is an avid scrap booker and Mike is a music collector.

Their children are Scott (Karen) Shinners, Lockport, Illinois; and Lisa (Dean) Brandel , Bettendorf.

Their grandchildren are Emma & Ava Brandel and Abby & Noah Shinners