Betty L. and Gary D. Banta of Janesville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends at HHFFRRRGGH Inn on April 27, 2014. They also celebrated a trip to Denmark, Norway, Sweden and Russia in 2013. Gary Banta and Betty L. Troxel were married April 4, 1964. They are both retired from General Motors in Janesville. Their family includes Sara and Jim Ricci, Friendship, and Sheri Banta, Beloit. They have four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.