Mr. and Mrs. Carl Luersman of Delphos celebrated 50 years of marriage on Oct. 20.
To celebrate, a party was hosted by their children and grandchildren for family and friends.
Carl and the former Lois Trentman were united in marriage on Oct. 20, 1972, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, the Rev. Robert Knoepfle officiating.
The are the parents of Kathleen (Ken) Stachowski of Springboro, Sharon (Charles) Krietemeyer of Fort Jennings, Ann (Jim) Nagel of Delphos and Paul (Abbe) Luersman of Wassenar, Netherlands. They also have 10 grandchildren, Ken, Kevin, Dominic and Katherine Stachowski; Matthew and Adam Krietemeyer; Dalton Garrett and Wyatt Nagel; and Emma Luersman.
Carl is retired from Violet Implement. Lois is retired from Lee Construction.