Lloyd and Sarah Lear, Kokomo, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to Florida with their daughter, Tamara, and her husband Michael Alfred. A family dinner is planned at a later date.
Lloyd and the former Sarah Daniels were married Sept. 28, 1963, in Wayne Dale United Methodist Church, Fort Wayne, by the Rev. C. Raymond Earle.
Lloyd is retired from Chrysler Corp., and Sarah retired as a secretary from the Howard County Purdue Extension Service.
Their children are Michelle and husband Robert Sanders, Dodge City, Kan., Tamara and husband Michael Alfred, Lexington, Ky., Christopher and wife Dustina Lear, Kokomo, and Matthew and wife Kelli Lear, Fort Wayne. They have 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.