CRIDERSVILLE — Mr. and Mrs. Edward Grant are celebrating 50 years of marriage. A surprise party was held today, and the couple will be embarking on a bucket-list Alaskan cruise later this month.
Grant and the former Janice Deubler were married June 7, 1969, at St. John Catholic Church, Lima, by Father Arthur A. Kuhlman.
They are the parents of four children, Jennifer (Zane) Fitzpatrick, of Lima, Angela (Ron) Ring, of Ada, Liz (George) Hylton, of Lima, and Aimee (Robert) Bryant, of Lima. They have 14 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Grant is a retired truck driver. His wife is a retired accountant.