Pat and Donna Houghton of 1609 Cedar will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 20 in Madison Park Christian Church. The event will be hosted by their children and grandchildren. Family and friends are invited.
Mr. Houghton and the former Donna Colvin were married Jan. 20, 1963.
Mrs. Houghton is a daughter of the late Bearl and Bertha Colvin. Mr. Houghton is a son of the late Charles and Moxie Houghton.
They are the parents of Shelley and Steve Vogler of High Ridge, Mo., Kevin and Nancie Houghton and Tara Jones, all of Quincy, Missy and Tim Klusmeyer of O'Fallon, Mo., and Suzi Houghton of St. Charles, Mo. They have 13 grandchildren.
Mr. and Mrs. Houghton are both retired.
They are members of Madison Park Christian Church, where Mr. Houghton is an elder. Mrs. Houghton is a mentor with the Quincy Public Schools.