Mr. and Mrs. John Johnson of Columbus Grove will observe 50 years of marriage on June 29.
To celebrate, a reception will be held from 1-6 p.m. June 29 at 19065 Road 14-S.
John and the former Sharon Sanders were married on that date in 1963 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Delphos, the Rev. Schill officiating.
The are the parents of Roberta (Paul) Burnett of Convoy and Darrell Johnson of Chillicothe. They also have nine grandchildren, Chelsey Burnett, Leslie Moore, Anna Burnett, Andrew Burnett, Alex Burnett, Adam Johnson, Nickolas Johnson, Kate Dray and Emely Bagadones.
John is retired from B-O-C Gases. Sharon is retired from Ford Motor Co.