~~The Golden Anniversary~~



There are not too many couples nowadays who make it to their 50th wedding anniversary.  But I am happy to say that my in-laws are one the few who did! 


On September 2nd, Dwight & Ruth celebrated their Gold Anniversary!  On September 5th, they had their 50th Anniversary celebration, including a 4-tier anniversary cake which I had the honor and privilege to decorate for them.   100_1715

All of their children and their spouses prepared a full buffet which was enjoyed by all.100_1707   100_1701 100_1684

We had a great turn out and everyone had a wonderful time!

Here are a few of the pictures that were taken of this very happy occasion:100_1679



The Happy Couple:


The whole family:


Front:  Donna, Ruth, Dwight, & Angie; Back: Brian & Roger



They were asked to sing at their parent’s anniversary dinner:


My family, all cleaned up for the special occasion:


A few of the guests:

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What a blessing it is to be able to say that you’ve been married to the same person for 50 years and be able to celebrate this very special day.  I hope you’ve enjoyed sharing this day with us.  Our prayer is that they have many more years together. 

3 thoughts on “~~The Golden Anniversary~~

  1. The picture of their hands made me want to cry, it was so beautiful! My own parents were married 69 years before my Mom passed on last April. I never heard a cross word between them. Such a gift. Congratulations to your in-laws – what a wonderful occasion.


  2. What a wonderful celebration. Great pictures too. And the cake is amazing! It looks perfect, I bet they loved it.I like your blog. I found you through Mom Bloggers Follow Group. I am now following and looking forward to reading more.


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