Browns celebrate 50th anniversay

TROY — Garry and Anita Brown of Troy celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 19, 2016.

They were married on Nov. 19, 1966, at Friedens Lutheran Church, Covington (Bloomer) by the Rev. John W. Zimmann. They were attended by the bride’s sister, Susan (Mrs. Clarence) Smith of Piqua and the late Scott Rudy of Pleasant Hill.

They are the parents of two daughters, Kristin (Derick) Bendickson of Troy and the late Andrea Brown. They have three grandchildren, Kolin, Katie, and Ethin Bendickson.

Garry is retired from Ray’s Tune-Up and Anita is retired from Troy City Schools. They celebrated the day with dinner at home with their family.