Joe and Pidge celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on July 1st, 2017. They were married on July 1st, 1967, in Marinette, Wisconsin. They have one granddaughter, Bianca, who is the light of their lives. Joe and Pidge enjoy entertainment activities and visiting with their children. 
Their children Chris (Brenda) Bristine of Green Bay, and Jodi of DePere, Wisconsin, hosted a dinner at The Landing.