Garry and Melissa Whitmer celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in January with a trip to Orange Beach, Alabama.
The couple was wed Jan. 28, 1968, at St. Wendelin Church, Fostoria.
Melissa is the daughter of the late Dr. Stephen and Helen Markey of Fostoria and is retired from ProMedica/Fostoria Community Hospital after 30 years of service.
Garry is the son of the late George and Dorothy Whitmer of Tiffin and is retired from American Standard after 37 years of service.
They are parents to one son, Scott (Heather) Whitmer. They have four grandsons and five great-grandchildren.