Mr. and Mrs. Paul Metzger of Delphos will celebrate 50 years of marriage on Sept. 9.
Metzger and the former Dorothy Schwertner were married on Sept. 9, 1961, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Delphos, the Rev. Thomas Kuhn officiating.
They are the parents of Annette Youngpeter, Timothy (Jody) Metzger and Sharon (Tony) Closson and have eight grandchildren.
Metzger is retired from Dana and his wife is retired from Lazarus.