NAVARRE — Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Hershberger, 14965 Wynncrest S.W., Navarre, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary July 20. Jacob Hershberger and Esther Yoder were married in 1968 in the "old" Fairlawn Mennonite Church with minister Leroy Schlabach officiating.

They are the parents of Rena (Rick) Martin of West Salem, Regina (Doug) Fetzer of Creston, David (Jennifer) Hershberger of Wooster and MaryBeth (Brad) Posten of Shreve. They have nine grandchildren.

Mr. Hershberger is employed by Dan Weaver Trucking and Mrs. Hershberger is retired. The couple attends Anchor of Hope Church, Apple Creek.

The couple celebrated with family on July 20 at The Barn restaurant in Smithville.