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Mr. and Mrs. John J. Conrad Sr. of Lancaster celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a quiet first honeymoon to the South Pacific as there was no honeymoon in 1963 when the groom was in the Air Force. The couple plans a renewal of marriage vows at Pearl Beach Resort Chapel during a trip to Bora Bora in Tahiti. Mr. Conrad and Christine M. Coons were married Dec. 28, 1963, in St. Mary’s of the Assumption Catholic Church in Lancaster. He is a retired produce and plant retailer at Clinton Bailey Market with 43 years of service; she is a retired co-retailer for the business at Clinton Bailey Market. They have four children, eight grandchildren and a great-grandchild.