DECATUR -- Mr. and Mrs. Michael J. Chesser of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner with family and friends and a trip to Ohio and Kentucky.

SULLIVAN -- Mr. and Mrs. Ronald Jack of Sullivan will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a card shower. Cards may be sent to 1347 CR 1000N, Sullivan, IL 61951.

OCONEE – Mr. and Mrs. James Smith of Oconee will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13, in Pana Area Senior Citizens Center.

DECATUR – Mr. and Mrs. Terry Lee Donoho of Decatur celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a trip to the Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, Mich.

DECATUR – Mr. and Mrs. Gary Palas of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a family gathering and renewal of vows.

DECATUR – Mr. and Mrs. Walter Fredrick Brozio of Decatur will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open reception from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, in Rock Springs Conservation Center and a family gathering.

DECATUR – Mr. and Mrs. Dell Watson of Decatur will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a renewal of vows and a reception with family and friends.

ARGENTA – Mr. and Mrs. Norm Shafer of Argenta will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open reception from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, in Friends Creek Community Building, Argenta.

BETHANY – Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Ward of Bethany will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with their family. Cards may be sent to 2 West Park Drive, Bethany, Ill., 61914.

DECATUR -- Mr. and Mrs. Donald Hadden of Decatur will be celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary with an open reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, in Fletcher Park Recreation Center, Mount Zion.