ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. John McPheron are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A party was held.
McPheron and the former Marilyn Klotz were married June 8, 1968, at St. Mark United Methodist Church, Lima, by the Rev. Frank Rowe.
They are the parents of two children, Melissa Engle, of Elida, and J. Thomas McPheron, of Marysville. They have four grandchildren.
McPheron was a teacher, retiring from Allen East. His wife was a teacher, retiring from Elida.