Ronald and Kathleen Stemple of Route 1, Montrose, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
They were married Oct. 26, 1962, at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Oakland, Md., by the Rev. Lawrence Sherwood Jr.
Mr. Stemple is the son of the late Densel and Lillian Stemple. He retired from the coal mines with 38 years of service.
Ronald and Kathleen Stemple
Mrs. Stemple is the daughter of the late John Fielden and Mattie Turner. She is employed by the Belington Shop N Save.
The Stemples are the parents of two children, Michael Stemple and wife, Kim, of Montrose; and Ronda Poling and husband, Brian, of Belington.
They have one granddaughter, Kendra Stemple of Montrose.