Al and Johanna Hooker of Ocean Isle Beach celebrate their 65th wedding anniversary at the home of their daughter and son-in-law, Mary Ellen and Joe Bonczek. They were married Sept. 4, 1948, at St. Sylvester Parish, Staten Island, N.Y. He is a former detective with the New York City Police Department and served in the Navy for six years. She was a secretary to the director of nursing at a doctor’s hospital. The couple has four children, 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.