Ralph and Arlene Hall of Wood River are celebrating their 50th Wedding Anniversary.
Ralph and the former Arlene Helmkamp were married Nov. 14, 1964, at Zion Lutheran Church in Bunker Hill with the Rev. Henry Peckman officiating.
Ralph is retired from the Wood River Fire Department and still works as the custodian at St. Paul Lutheran Church.
Arlene is a Sales Director with Mary Kay Cosmetics.
Their children are Jennifer (Mike) Baggett and Bill of Wood River. They have four grandchildren, Joshua and Jessica Baggett and Katie and Jacob Hall.
Friends and relatives are invited to a reception in their honor from noon until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 15, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Wood River.
It has been requested that gifts be omitted.