Harlen and Joan Lawrence of Archbold, and formerly of Wauseon, will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Saturday, May 27.
Harlen Lawrence married Joan Leininger on May 25, 1947, by Rev. Russell Dietch at First Christian Church in Wauseon.
He is a retired farmer, she a retired homemaker. They have one son, Jack (Nancy) Lawrence of Wauseon, and three daughters, Jill (Rich Kunz) Lawrence of Eagle, Ida., Jennifer (Steve) Kauffman of Archbold, and Julie (Jeff) Kinzel of Swanton. They also have six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
The Lawrences plan to celebrate their anniversary with family and friends.