Richard and Christine Safford

Richard and Christine Safford of Pasco will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary March 6 with an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. at The Hut Restaurant in Pasco.

They were married March 6, 1960, in the Kennewick Chapel.

Richard was breakfast cook at The Hut and Chris was his helper. She retired in 2003 and he in 2005.

The couple's children and their spouses are Rick and Kim Safford of Burbank, Julie and Chuck Clark of Kennewick, Tina Safford of Kennewick and Robert Safford of Kennewick. They have 12 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.