John and Martha Rose, Mentone, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary June 27.
John and the former Martha Cox were married June 27, 1964, by the Rev. Wayne Johnson at the Athens United Methodist Church, Athens.
John is retired from Fox Products, South Whitley, and Martha from doing alterations.
The couple have four children: Edward (and spouse Karrie) Fort Wayne; Jerry (and spouse Michele), North Manchester; Beth (and spouse Brandon) McBrier, and Brenda Rose, all of Mentone. They have eight grandchildren: Mark, John and Luke Rose, Fort Wayne; Jeremy, Blake, Brianna and Branson McBrier, Mentone; and Danielle Rose, Warsaw; and one great-grandchild, Addison Grace Justice, Warsaw.
Family and friends are invited to celebrate with them June 29 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the Akron Community Center. Congratulations can be sent to 6875 S. CR 1000W, Mentone, IN 46539.