Mr. and Mrs. Wesley and Dorothy Owens of Lordstown, celebrated their 50th anniversary at a party with about 150 family and friends in attendance.
The couple were married Dec. 21, 1963.
Wesley retired from General Motors after 26 years of employment. Dorothy worked for several greenhouses in the area.
They attend the Lordstown SCOPE Center and Dorothy is an organist.
They have five children, Wesley Jr., Cheryl Davis and Wilma Rowland, and Timothy and Lorie, both deceased. They also have six grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.