Harvey and Pat Ritter of Bronson will celebrate their 50th anniversary Friday, Sept. 24.
The couple was married Sept. 24, 1960 at Ebenezer Methodist Church in Havertown, Pa. in a double wedding with the bride’s sister and her husband, Carol and Don Hughes.
Mrs. Ritter was a homemaker while her children were growing up. She later was a florist, worked as a receptionist and retired this year from the Levy County Health Department.
Mr. Ritter was an engineer for various computer companies. He later owned and operated an auto parts store. He currently operates a horse farm in Bronson where he breeds and trains Rocky Mountain Horses.
The couple has four children Wendy Barclay of Cary, N.C.; Vicky Ritter of Glenmore, Pa.; Tammy Hillhouse of Abington, Md. and Kristy Ritter of St. Louis, Mo.
Mr. and Mrs. Ritter also have five grandchildren.