ORRVILLE — Richard and Charlene (Hoffman) Lance of Orrville will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday. They were married Nov. 19, 1967 at the First Presbyterian Church in Orrville by the Rev. John Visser.

They are the parents of Jerrod (Dawn) and Brian (Natalie), both of Orrville. They have two granddaughters and are looking forward to the December arrival of twin grandbabies.

Mr. Lance graduated in 1960 from Smithville High School. He has been in farming all his life and continues to grain farm. He retired from Dairy Herd Improvement Association in 2000.

Mrs. Lance graduated in 1965 from Orrville High School and much later from The University of Akron Wayne College with an associate degree in business administration. She retired in 2010 from The University of Akron.