David and Betty Allemann, Washington, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Monday, April 21, 2014, with a surprise party attended by immediate family and members of their wedding party.

Mr. Allemann and the former Miss Meyer were united in marriage April 25, 1964, at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ. The Rev. Arthur Ebeling officiated at the ceremony.

The Allemanns’ daughters and their spouses are Lisa and Robert Moore, Washington, Tammy and Davis Smith, Webster Groves, and Leann and Travis Bailey, Union. They have seven grandchildren.