Thomas and Sharon Lancaster of Gaylord recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Mr. Lancaster and the former Sharon Malette were married Oct. 22, 1960, at First United Methodist Church in Alpena with the Rev. Allan Rice officiating.
The Lancasters were Alpena residents for many years until they moved to Gaylord in 1984. Their children are Tamyra Lancaster of Alpena and T.J. Lancaster of Gaylord. They have four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Tom retired from Gaylord Gas, Inc. as president/owner in 2004. The couple spend their winters in Cape Coral, Fla., where they enjoy fishing, boating and plenty of sunshine.