ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Nolte are celebrating 50 years of marriage with a trip to Gatlinburg, Tennessee.
Nolte and the former Deborah Wagner were married May 16, 1970, at Central Church of Christ, Lima, by the Rev. Norman Hagley.
They are the parents of three children, Scott (Cara) Nolte, of Morrow, Trisha (Jon) Laux, of Elida, and Jennifer (Nicholas) Atamanick, of Waterville. They have nine grandchildren.
Nolte is retired from Elida Machine and Tool. His wife is retired.