Reginald "Reg" and Brenda Morelli, of Minot, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with multiple friend and family gatherings. Brenda Boelter married Reg Morelli Sept. 22, 1962, in Grand Forks. They owned and operated Morelli's Restaurant in Crookston, Minn., for five years. Since 1971, they have owned and operated Morelli's Distributing in Minot.
Their children, sons, Michael, Matthew and Patrick, and daughter, Gina, all reside in Minot. The Morellis have nine grandchildren.