Gerald and Mary Kendall will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary on May 1, at their home, from 2 to 4 p.m. Family and friends are invited and they are requesting no gifts.
They were married May 5, 1956. He is the son of the late Herman and Opel Kendall of Wingett Run. She is the daughter of the late Glenn and Grace Biehl of Marietta. He attended Skyvue School and she attended school in Dart. They are both retired.
The couple have three daughters: Linda (Russell) Hanes, Crystal (Johnny) Brookover, Sondra Fry; and one son, David (Shelly) Kendall. They have eight grandchildren: Sonny, Jamie, Erica, Ashley, Tyson, Cody, Dustin and Derick. They also have four great-grandchildren: Tristin, Braidin, Devon and Lakyn.