Susan and David Gilbert

Susan and David Gilbert of Richland celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family celebration June 8.

They met in high school and were married June 8, 1963, at Central United Protestant Church in Richland.

Susan retired from the Richland School District as a para-educator in 2005. She enjoys crocheting afghans for friends and family.

David retired in 2006 from Sacajawea Elementary School as a building foreman after 40 years. He enjoys fishing.

They like to travel when they can.

They have three daughters, Bonnie Timothy of Utah, Trisha Beitz of Benton City and Jana Wormington of Richland.

They have four grandchildren and one great-grandchild on the way.