Hosting the golden event will be their children, Tim and Sheila Starr of Salix and Hope and Bert Bieler of Cherokee. The couple has four grandchildren, Jacob, Brandon and Beckbaxter Bieler and Darcy Starr.
George Starr and Norma Hoffman were married May 1, 1960, at St. John's American Lutheran Church in Le Mars.
George retired from Swift & Co. and Morningside Lutheran Church. Norma is retired from Sioux City Community Schools and 1/2 Price Store.