Russell and Mary Delezen will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Sept. 14.
The couple married on Sept. 14, 1969.
The Delezens have one daughter, Laurie Ormon of Bentonville, Arkansas. The celebration is being hosted by Steve and Laurie Ormon, and includes dinner with family and friends.
The Delezens also have two grandchildren.
Russell is a retired chemical engineer who worked at International Paper Company.