Robert and Ruth Ann Beaverson of Fayette, Ohio, will celebrate 50 years of marriage. They were united in marriage Oct. 21, 1961, at Zion Lutheran Church in Ridgeville Corners, Ohio.
The couple has two daughters, Pamela (and Thomas) Wiemken of Defiance, Ohio and Shelly (and Brian) Hite of Archbold, Ohio. They also have four grandchildren.
An open house is planned in their honor from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23, at Fairlawn Community Building on Fairlawn Drive in Archbold.