SMITHVILLE — Gene and Ravae Keener will be guests of honor at a 50th wedding anniversary celebration on Saturday, Sept. 28 at Smithville Mennonite Church at 3 p.m. Family, friends, customers and neighbors are all welcome.

They were married June 21, 1969 in Salem Mennonite Church, Wooster. Mr. Keener is sole proprietor of Keener Welding, Smithville and Mrs. Keener formerly owned Nature’s Corner in Smithville.