Gerry and Carol Mergelmeyer, Washington, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary this Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014, at a dinner with family.

Mr. Mergelmeyer and the former Miss Wolfe were united in marriage Jan. 11, 1964, at St. Francis Borgia Church, Washington. Father Lloyd Keefner officiated at the ceremony.

The Mergelmeyers’ daughters and their spouses are Missy and Dan Manhart and Kay and Dave Scheible. Their six grandchildren are Jennifer, Christine, Nick and Alyssa Manhart and Jodi and Emily Scheible.