George Jr. and Lorena Goossen are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 25, at Grace Bible Church located at 1215 N. Grimes, McPherson.
The couple was married July 21, 1951, at Alexanderwohl Mennonite Church in rural Goessel.
George is a retired electrician, and Lorena is a retired factory worker.
The event will be hosted by their children Sandra Haden of Newton, Keith and Karen Goossen of Peabody and Kathy and Bryce Woelk of Hillsboro. The couple has 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.