Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Hoffman of Elida celebrated 50 years of marriage on Feb. 1.
Hoffman and the former Kathy Swint were married on Feb. 1, 1964, in Ottoville.
They are the parents of three children, Col. Steve (Karen) Hoffman of Beale AFB, Sacramento, Calif.; John (Lucinda) Hoffman of Greenwood, S.C.; and Cindy (Mike) Hiett of Venedocia. They also have seven grandchildren.
Hoffman is a retired meat cutter from Foodtown Grocers in Findlay. His wife is retired from HHWP Community Action Commission in Findlay and works part-time at Lock 16 Catering.