Dale and Diana Simon of 1993 E. 1650th St., Coatsburg, marked their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner celebration July 14 at Biaggi's Restaurant in Davenport, Iowa. The event was hosted by their children.
The couple was married June 29, 1968, at First Congregational Church in Mendon.
Mrs. Simon is the former Diana Guthrie, daughter of Alta Guthrie of Mendon and the late Winfred Guthrie. Mr. Simon is a son of the late Clarence and Esther Simon of Fowler.
They are the parents of Delinda (Tom) Hawkins of Galesburg and Darren (Brooke) Simon of St. Charles, Ill. They have four grandchildren.
Mr. Simon is a retired junior-senior high school biology teacher from Camp Point Central District No. 3, and Mrs. Simon is retired from Blue Cross-Blue Shield in Quincy.