NORTH BEND – Gene A. Ruzicka and Joyce E. Kavan were married Feb. 15, 1969 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Prague.
They will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday, June 15 at the North Bend City Auditorium. Live music and dancing will begin at 6 p.m.
The event will be hosted by their children, Renee (John) Campbell of Elkhorn, Doug (Nichole) Ruzicka and Chad (Michelle) Ruzicka, all of North Bend and their eight grandchildren, JD Campbell, Ashlie (Rob) Meade, Victoria Campbell, Trevor Jaixen, Zachary Jaixen, Chase, Layne and Garrett Ruzicka.
The couple requests no gifts.