Andersons celebrate 50 years

GLADSTONE – Joe and Joanne Anderson of Gladstone celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at a party hosted by their children.

Joe and the former Joanne Clairmont were married on June 1, 1963, at St. Thomas Church in Escanaba.

Joe retired from Mead Paper after 37 years of employment. He is a member of the Wells Lions Club and volunteers with the OSF Hospice program, NODA (One One Dies Alone).

Joanne is a homemaker and has been a league bowler for many years.

The Andersons are the parents of three children, Jim, Jeff (Charlotte), and Jill (Mark Morgan) Anderson. They also have six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.