Dennis and Sharon Preiser, Sierra Vista, Arizona, formerly of Kokomo, will celebrate their golden anniversary on June 7.
Dennis and the former Sharon Crawn met at Indiana Beach in 1961 and were married at the Reynolds United Methodist Church.
Dennis is a former accountant at various manufacturing firms in Kokomo, including American Standard, Continental Steel and Syndicate Sales, retiring from the latter as an accounting manager in 2004. Sharon is a former administrative assistant at IU-Purdue Kokomo and at Delphi Corp., retiring from Delphi in 2006.
Their children are Sandi Preiser, Los Angeles, California, and Susie Preiser, San Diego, California.
They will be celebrating this milestone later in the year with their daughters on a trip through Zion, Bryce Canyon and Grand Canyon National Parks.