Carl and Dawn Alexy

Mr. and Mrs. Carl Alexy of Altoona celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a ceremony at Duncansville Evangelical Lutheran Church, followed by a dinner celebration at The Dream, Hollidaysburg, on June 23.

They were married June 15, 1963, at St. Petri Evangelical Lutheran Church, Philadelphia.

Mrs. Alexy is the former Dawn Kear.

The couple have three children: Sherry Harshberger and husband, Brian, of Johnstown; Kim Oswalt and husband, Steve, of Roaring Spring; and Bill and wife, Lori, of Hollidaysburg.

They also have five grandchildren.

Mr. Alexy retired as a Lutheran minister in Altoona.

Mrs. Alexy retired as a nurse anesthetist in Altoona.

Both are members of Duncansville Evangelical Lutheran Church.