Larry and Claranette Wilson, Greentown, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house hosted by their children, followed by an Alaskan cruise.
Larry and the former Claranette Hochstedler were married Sept. 7, 1963, at Howard-Miami Mennonite Church.
Claranette is a homemaker, and Larry is retired from Chrysler Corp.
Their children are Deneen and husband Dale Sommers, Greentown, Larry Deon and wife Lynette Wilson, Kokomo, and Debra Jo and husband Eric Jackson, Marion. They have 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.