GOSHEN — Steven and Dawn (Leer) Yoder are celebrating their 50th anniversary this month.
They were married on Aug. 23, 1964, at First Brethren Church in Goshen by the Rev. Richard Allison.
Mr. Yoder retired in 2009 from Dexter Axle Co. in Elkhart, where he drove trucks for 41 years. Mrs. Yoder is a homemaker.
Their children are Kevin Yoder and Kelli (Ricky) Luther, both of Goshen; Shanna(Frank) Alfrey, of New Paris; and Todd Yoder, of Gardnerville, Nev. They have nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Their children will host an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, at First Brethren Church in New Paris.