Arnie and Sandy Mills recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with family and friends at the Holiday Inn. The dinner was hosted by their children, Duane and Laura Mills of Toledo, Ohio; Brian Mills of Grand Rapids; and Brad and Shawna Mills of Dayton, Ohio.
The couple were married July 13, 1963 at St. Rose Church in Herron. They have nine grandchildren, including Sarah and Andrea of the Indianapolis, Ind. area; Rachel of Ellensburg, Wash.; Matthew of Toledo, Ohio; Dalton and Haley of Dayton, Ohio; and Amanda, Tyler and Allison Mills of Phoenix, Ariz. They also have one great-granddaughter, Aubree of Arizona.
Arnie retired from the Alpena County Road Commission after 43 years in 2003. Sandy retired from Alpena Regional Medical Center after 20 years in 2002.