LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Robert Shrider, of Lima, will celebrate 50 years of marriage April 7, 2013.An open house will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., April 7, 2013, at Forest Park United Methodist Church, in the fellowship hall, 315 S. Collins St., Lima. The couple request that gifts be omitted.
Shrider and the former Marlene Armentrout were married April 7, 1963, at Epworth Methodist Church, by the Rev. Ralph Matheny.
They are the parents of one son Dale (Patty) Shrider, of Hilliard; and one daughter, Laura (Philip) Stirn, of Lima. They have five grandchildren.
Shrider is retired from the Siferd Hossellman Co. His wife is retired from Superior Federal Credit Union.