The Murphy children, Larry, Les, Mike, Randy and Jane, will recognize and honor their parents, Albert and Izetta Murphy of Beloit, on the occasion of their 67th wedding anniversary.
The former Izetta Craig and Mr. Murphy were married on April 22, 1946.
Mr. Murphy served as a tech sergeant in the US Army. He was highly decorated, including a Purple Heart and Silver Star, for his dedication and sacrifice during the Battle of the Bulge.
Mr. and Mrs. Murphy founded Murphy Trucking and retired in the early "80s." They are devote Christians and active members of Crossroad Ministries in Salem. They also have 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.