Smiths — 50 years

DUNCOMBE – Ward and Cheryl Smith, of Duncombe, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.

Cards may be sent to them at 3378 210th St., Duncombe, IA 50532.

Their family includes Michelle and Jim Granahan, of Tomah, Wisconsin; Meredith and Jason Mickelson, of Duncombe; and Monique and Ryan Otterbeck, of Des Moines. They have seven grandchildren.

Cheryl Snell and Ward Smith were married on Aug. 6, 1966, at First Congregational Church in Fort Dodge. He retired from the Fort Dodge Community School System and continued to farm until 2013. She retired from Saint Thomas Aquinas Preschool in 2012.