Jim and Carol Gleason of Holland, Ohio, recently celebrated 50 years of marriage. They were united in marriage Aug. 11, 1962, at Morenci United Methodist Church.
Jim is the son of the late Firman and Pauline (Evers) Gleason of Lyons, Ohio. He graduated from Lyons High School in 1961.
Carol is the daughter of the late Carl and Mary (Davidson) Onweller of Morenci. She graduated from Morenci High School in 1961.
The Gleasons have three children, Christina (and Christopher) Lamb and Jay (and Sherry) and Judd (and Karla) Gleason. They also have eight grandchildren, Nicole (and Scott) Hasty, Andrew Heisler, Therron (and Megan), Tessa, Jarett, Joel, James and Christopher Gleason and two great-grandchildren, Ava Gleason and Nolan Hasty.
The couple celebrated with a dinner with family and friends, and are planning a trip to Switzerland in the spring.