McNeil — 50 years

Loring and Betty McNeil, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 1611 Williams Drive.

Cards may be sent to them at 1413 N. 10th St., Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

Their family includes Steve and Angie McNeil, and Dave and Tammy McNeil, all of Fort Dodge; Mike McNeil, Osage; and Carrie and Derek Ott, Murfreesboro, Tenn. They have 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Betty Cassem and Loring McNeil were married April 5, 1963, at Riverside Methodist Church, Fort Dodge. He is retired from BPB Gypsum, Fort Dodge, and she is employed part time with David A. Sergeant P.C.