Mr. and Mrs. Tom Matthews of Duncansville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday. The entire family vacationed together at Ocean City, Md., to celebrate the anniversary.
They were married July 27, 1963, at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Newry, by Father Raymond Cupples.
Mrs. Matthews is the former Kathy Bleicher.
The couple have two daughters: Leanne Dengler and husband, Walter, of Duncansville and Amanda Hammel and husband, Dan, of Altoona.
They also have four granddaughters: Nicole, Lauren, Andrea and Leah.
Mr. Matthews retired from SKF Inc. after 30 years of service, and from the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Department of Forestry, Ebensburg.
Mrs. Matthews retired from Hollidaysburg Area School District food service.
The couple are members of St. Patrick's Catholic Church.
Both are members of the Allegheny Club, Hollidaysburg, where Mr. Matthews is on the board of governors.
He also belongs to the Knights of Columbus, Hollidaysburg, and the Heidelberg Country Club, Altoona.