Jerry and Judy Ernest of Wheeling celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 22.
They were united in marriage June 22, 1963 at St. John's Catholic Church, Benwood.
Judy Ernest is the daughter of the late Stephen and Alice Kramar.
Ernest is the son of the late Jared C. Ernest and Mildred Ernest of West Liberty. He is retired from Consol.
They are the parents of two daughters and a son. The family includes Jerry and his wife, Michelle, of Jacksonville, Fla.; Jackie Reinbeau and her husband, Rick, of Clinton Hills and Jennifer Ernest Banco of Shadyside. They have six grandchildren.
A family gathering was held in the couple's honor to celebrate the occasion.