Gene and JoEllen Kunkle of Vienna will celebrate their 50th anniversary. They were married on Aug. 25, 1963, in Johnstown, Pa.

He is retired from Cytec.

She is a homemaker.

They are the parents of Gene Jr. and Steven Kunkle and Kristi Pfahl.

They are the grandparents of Emily and Ellen Pfahl.

The couple plan to celebrate with a train ride through the hills of West Virginia.