James R. and Patricia K. (Michaels) Harrison celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, with family and friends at New Life Family Worship Church. They renewed their vows with Pastor Wyatt Foster officiating.
Following their vow renewal, a celebration was given by their children and grandchildren. The couple also enjoyed an Alaskan cruise to celebrate the half-century of marriage.
Jim and Pat were married Aug. 9, 1969, in Burgoon, at United Methodist Church.
Pat retired from Lakota Local Schools, where she was the secretary of Lakota Central for over 25 years. Jim continues the legacy of the Harrison family farm as the operator of Harrison Ridge Farms.
They are parents to three children, James W. (Brett) Harrison of Fostoria, Julie (Matt) Varner of Apple Creek and Jeanette (Tim) Perkins of Fremont. They are grandparents to six grandchildren.