Jim and Charlene Gosnell of Howland celebrated their 50th anniversary Aug. 26, 2017, in Cancun, Mexico.
Mr. Gosnell and the former Charlene Schuller were united in marriage Aug. 26, 1967, at the Vienna Methodist Church, officiated by the Rev. Richard Rustad.
A U.S. Army veteran, Jim retired from Ohio Edison in 2015 after 47 years.
Charlene was a housewife and stay-at-home mom.
The couple have two children, Eric (Shayla) Gosnell of Cortland and Stephanie Gosnell of Warren. They also have two grandchildren.