Bill and Judy Hardbarger of Washington, W.Va., will celebrate their 50th anniversary.

They were married Aug. 16, 1968, in Ritchie County by the Rev. Frank Osbourn.

He is the son of the late Joe and Madge Hardbarger of Harrisville. He served in the U.S. Army from 1965-1971. He retired from E.I. Dupont in 2002.

She is the daughter of the late Earl and Minnie Robinson of Harrisville.

They have one daughter, Melissa (John) Galici of Orlando, Fla.

They have two grandchildren, Brandon Galici of Wheeling and Megan (Sam) Taylor of Chicago.

They are members of Washington United Methodist Church.

A cruise is planned later in August.

Their children would like to honor them with a card shower.

Cards may be sent to: 44 Middland Dr., Washington, WV 26181.