Kenneth and Carol Kurtz of Brighton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Friday.
Carol Redlinger and Kenneth Kurtz were married Dec. 7, 1968, at St. Elizabeth Church in Harper.
The couple are retired farmers.
The Kurtzes have three children: son Bill and wife Michelle of Waukee; daughter Cheryl and husband Eric of North Liberty; and son Michael with wife Rebecca of St. Charles, Illinois. They also have six grandchildren.
The couple will celebrate with a private celebration with their children and grandchildren, but cards and memories would be welcomed. Cards can be sent to the Kurtzes at 1016 Pleasant Plain Road, Brighton 52540.