Sheldon and Carol Kirk of Weston celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday.
They married Sept. 21, 1963, at the Brethren Church in Weston. The Rev. Gauby officiated.
They honeymooned in Seattle and along the coast to Long Beach, Wash.
They moved to Corvallis where Sheldon pursued a degree in agriculture.
After his graduation they moved to Weston, where they farmed for the next 38 years. They raised peas, wheat, cows and three children.
After retiring from farming they raised domestic elk for 11 years. They continue to live in Weston.