Ervin and Joanne Standen of Lachine recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends at the home of their daughter, Jeanne Roznowski of Ossineke.
Ervin and the former Joanne Stoddard were united in marriage on Dec. 31, 1960, at the First Baptist Church in Alpena. Their children include Greg (Laurie) Standen of Lachine, Jenny (Curt) Pleiness of Alaska, Jodie Herron of Lachine and Jeanne (Doug) Roznowski of Ossineke.
The couple also enjoy six grandchildren: Josh Pleiness of California, Cyle Pleiness of Alaska, Ashley and Chad Standen of Lachine, Wade Roznowski of Ossineke and Olivia Herron of Lachine.
Ervin and Joanne both retired from John Carlo Inc. The entire family is planning a trip to Alaska this summer in celebration.