Ron and Jennifer McGarry of Concord, Calif., celebrated their 50th anniversary on Jan. 6, 2012.
Both of Warren, where they met and attended school, they were married on Jan. 6, 1962, in East Lansing, Mich.
Ron attended Ohio University and graduated from San Francisco State University. Jennifer attended Michigan State University. They moved to California in 1962.
Ron and Jennifer McGarry
Ron worked for Chevron for 35 years in various accounting and finance positions. Jennifer worked for Pleasant Hill Recreation and Park District in aquatics for 32 years.
They have two sons, Todd (Kim) McGarry of Milton, Wis., and Shawn (Tracy) McGarry of Danville, Calif.
They also have seven grandchildren and one great-grandson.
The couple were honored at an afternoon party hosted by their families.
They are planning a trip to Africa in the spring.