Dale and Eileen Wilcox of East Wenatchee are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary this week.
Eileen Jones married Dale Wilcox Aug. 1, 1963, in Leavenworth.
The couple have lived in Leavenworth, Lake Wenatchee, Yakima and in East Wenatchee during their marriage.
They are the parents of three daughters and sons-in-law, Laura and Dennis Kline of Selah, Wendy and Phil Carolan of Toledo, and Jennifer and Eric Hendrickson of Green Acres; and a son and daughter-in-law, David and Bonnie Jones of Wenatchee; and a son, Daniel Jones of St. Augustine, Fla. They are also the parents of the late Wayne Wilcox.
He has worked for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Department for 28 years. He also worked at the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation in fish passage and protective facilities for 10 years.
She worked in the Remley Orchards warehouse and at the Entiat and Leavenworth fish hatcheries. She is also a homemaker.
They have 18 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.