Patrick and Kathleen Ryan of Wenatchee celebrated their 50th anniversary with a luncheon at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Wenatchee on Saturday.
The luncheon was planned by their daughters, Katherine Ryan of Wenatchee, Shannon Schiewiller of Spokane, Jeanne Miller of East Wenatchee, Jessica Harris of Bellingham and Nicole Morrison of East Wenatchee.
Kathleen Edwards married Patrick Ryan June 15, 1963, in Yakima.
The couple lived in Yakima, Ellensburg, Spokane and Seattle before moving to Wenatchee in 1974.
He was a licensed dispensing optician. The couple have owned Evergreen Optical in Wenatchee for 37 years.
The couple’s daughters now operate the business.
They have 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.