Bill and Diana Fowler, Hays, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Oct. 1, with dinner at the Hadley Center, hosted by their children.

Bill retired from the United Parcel Service. The couple has lived in the communities of Colby, Garden City and Hays. They soon will be moving to Wichita.

Children of the couple are Wendy and husband, Marc, Ginger and husband, Darrel, and Joy and husband, Mark, all of Wichita, Robyn and husband, Chris, Lenexa, and Brett and wife, Kim, Trinidad, Colo.

The couple has 22 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Bill and Diana (Rogers) Fowler were married Sept. 30, 1961, in Selden.