Ed and Fern Arness of Leavenworth are celebrating their 50th anniversary this month.
Fern Amundson married Ed Arness April 26, 1963, at Our Saviors Lutheran Church in Norcross, Minn.
The couple moved to the Wenatchee Valley in 1980.
They are the parents of a son, Chris Arness of East Wenatchee, and a son and daughter-in-law, Nick and Deedee Arness of East Wenatchee.
He works for the Leavenworth School District.
She works at the Mountain Meadows Assisted Living Retirement Community in Leavenworth.
The couple have three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.