John & Diana (Cox) Pomeranke of Streator, IL. Will be celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary. They were married on May 23, 1970 at St. Anthony Church, Streator, by the Rev A.D. Hudepohl. The maid of honor was Sandra Wright DuPriest of San Tan Valley, TX. Bridesmaids were Sue Ryon Arkels of Streator, IL and Cindy St.John Hart of Cornell, IL. Best Man was Jim Strauch o f Washburn, IL and Groomsmen were Tony Cutright of Ponte Vedra Beach, FL and Richard Lampe of Varna, IL. Flower girl was Kimberly Russow Hoysradt, Saginaw, TX, niece of the bride. Ring bearer was Shawn Lock, Peru, IL, nephew of the bride. The couple have 2 children, Colby Pomeranke of Peru, IL, and Carrie (Roger) Willoughby of McNabb, IL. They have one grandchild, Wesley Willoughby. John retired from C.F. Industries in 2015 and currently works parttime for Anderson Fields Golf Course. Diana retired from Streator Elem. School Dist. 44 in 2014. There will be a celebration at a later date with family and friends.