Allison — 50 years

Jim and Lois Allison

Jim and Lois Allison, of Fort Dodge, will celebrate their 50th anniversary on Saturday with an open house from 4 to 8 p.m. at the shelter at John F. Kennedy Memorial Park, 1415 Nelson Ave.

Cards may be sent to them at 104 Seventh Ave. N., Fort Dodge, IA 50501.

Their family includes Roy and Liz Allison, of Badger; Carrie and Rod Guerin, of Fort Dodge; Jodi and Chris Heslop, of Callender, and Jamie and Melissa Allison, of Fort Dodge. They have 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Lois Henrichs and Jim Allison were married on Nov. 7, 1969, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.