Ben and Marilee Ladd celebrated theith 50th wedding anniversary with a party at the Kuebler House, Tiffin, hosted by their children.
They were married April 28, 1962, at Zion Evangelical United Brethren Church, Luckey.
Ben is retired after many years in the meat business and, most recently, from Car Quest, Tiffin.
Marilee retired after working 41 years with Key Bank's Tiffin and Fremont locations.
They are parents of three children, Kelli (Bob) Cook of Sycamore, Butch (Shawn) Ladd of Riverview, Mich., and Lori (Del Kunz) Kaman of Tiffin. Eight grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and 10 stepgrandchildren and great-grandchildren complete the family.