Edward and Dale Ann Williams

Mr. and Mrs. Edward J. Williams of Hollidaysburg celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner with family and friends at Jethro’s.

They were married Aug. 27, 1966, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg. Mrs. Williams is the former Dale Ann Rago.

The couple have five children: DaLann Buzzella and her husband, Fred; Rob and his wife, Monique; and Greg and his wife, Koelle, all of Hollidaysburg; Scott and his wife, Angelique, of Duncansville; and Renee Daly and her husband, Ryan, of Richland.

They also have 11 grandchildren: Sara Beth, Katelyn, Karissa, Savannah, Tony, Brooke, Kiersten, Jake, Andrew, Liam and Kyle; and one great-grandson.

Mr. Williams retired from Verizon, Altoona, after 30 years of service. He served in the U.S. Navy for six years.

He is a member of the American Legion and Bavarian Aid Society and past president of the Indiana Chapter of the National Association of Power Engineers.

Mrs. Williams is a homemaker, day care provider and former teacher’s aide at Hollidaysburg Catholic School.

She had been active in the U.S. Armed Forces Mothers.

Both are members of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg.