LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Shepherd are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a dinner.
Shepherd and the former Barbara Boyed were married Sept. 5, 1969, at Lima Baptist Temple by the Rev. Ronald B. Cannon.
They are the parents of two children, Deborah Schick, of Wapakoneta, and Pamela Silver, of Lima. They have 13 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Shepherd retired from American Electric Power.