Bob and Patty Williams of St. Marys will celebrate their 50th anniversary.
They were married Dec. 6, 1969, at St. Marys United Methodist Church by the Rev. George McCune.
She is the daughter of the late Lester and Clara Houck Dowler.
She is a registered nurse at the Heritage Assisted Living in St. Marys.
He is the son of the late Robert and Velma Wood Williams. He is retired from Union Carbide/Crompton Corp.
The couple have two sons, Craig (Jodi) and Brett.
They are the grandparents of Alana, Hannah, Reagan and Case Williams, Zach Davis and Corey and Isiah Stewart.
They have two great-granddaughters, Olive Davis of St. Marys and Kamiya Davis of Boise, Idaho.