Mervin and Fern Hostetler

Mr. and Mrs. Mervin J. Hostetler of Harrisonburg, Va., celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with small groups of relatives and friends.

They were married July 9, 1948, in the Weaver Mennonite Church, near Johnstown. Mrs. Hostetler is the former Fern Yoder.

Mr. Hostetler is retired from a career of design engineering in industry, followed by a career as an associate professor at Penn State University.

Mrs. Hostetler is retired from teaching elementary education for 29 years.

The Hostetlers now reside in Park Village at the Virginia Mennonite Retirement Community, Harrisonburg.