Norm and Marie Swanson of New Martinsville celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Friday, July 8.
They were united in marriage July 8, 1961 in Iron Mountain, Mich. They moved with their four children to West Virginia in 1974.
They are the parents of four children. The family includes Sam amd his wife, Nancy Windes; David; Lloyd and Lisa Druge and her husband, Tom. They have two granddaughters.
Family and friends participated in a dinner gathering in Marietta Saturday, July 9.