Alvin and Marilyn Hildebrand of Paloma will mark their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.
Mr. Hildebrand and the former Marilyn Mettemeyer were married Aug. 1, 1964, in St. Joseph Catholic Church in rural Quincy.
Mrs. Hildebrand is a daughter of the late Albert and Alta Mettemeyer. Mr. Hildebrand is a son of the late Leonard and Elsie Hildebrand.
They are the parents of Suzanne (Adam) Ortiz of Hudson and Sandra (Wilson) Velazquez of Normal. They have four grandchildren.
Mr. Hildebrand retired in 2010 after 46 years as LP salesman for Two Rivers FS. He is a member of the Coatsburg Lions Club and the Knights of Columbus.
Mrs. Hildebrand retired in 2009 from ShopKo after 23 years of service.
They are members of St. Joseph Catholic Church and the Paloma Veterans Memorial Board.