Jerry and Janice Nielsen celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 14 with family and friends at a gathering hosted by Judy Bjorkman and Jason Neilsen.
The Nielsens wed Sept. 14, 1963, in Walla Walla. Janice’s maiden name is Lane.
Jerry worked for Production Credit Association, Farm Credit and Baker Boyer Bank. He retired in 2003. He enjoys wood working, rock hounding and playing cards.
Janice worked for Kurt’s Carpet. She retired in 2004. She is a member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority and enjoys painting and playing cards.
Both especially enjoy being grandparents.
They have a daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Eric Bjorkman of Columbus, Mont.; a son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Ame Nielsen of Walla Walla; and three grandchildren, Anders and Gwen Bjorkman and Lane Nielsen.