Bill and Ruth (Buchholz) Dietz, Ellis, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary Aug. 11, with a reception from 1 to 5 p.m. at Days Inn, Ellis, hosted by their children and grandchildren. No gifts please.
Children of the couple are Steve Dietz and wife, Mary, Englewood, Colo., and Debbie Jones and husband, Todd, Olathe. The couple has three grandchildren, Christopher and Lindsay Dietz and Natalie Jones.
Bill and Ruth were married Aug. 15, 1963, at St. James Lutheran Church, Humboldt, Neb.