Urlich Gawehn and Christel Gawehn of Portales will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at 2 p.m. March 28, 2009, in Portales.
The celebration will be hosted by Ralph Gawehn.
The couple was married April 4, 1959, in Utica, N.Y.
They have two children and four grandchildren.
He is a military mechanic.
She is a homemaker.
Invitations have been sent.