Sitterding 50th anniversary

Alvin and Jeannie Sitterding of Columbus are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary with a road trip to California next year.

Alvin Sitterding and the former Jeannie Thomas were married Dec. 17, 1971, at Sandcreek-Azalia Friends Church in Elizabethtown.

Alvin is retired from Cummins and is a part-time farmer.

Jeannie is retired from Columbus Regional Hospital as a medical assistant.

The couple have two sons and two grandchildren.