50th wedding anniversary

Sam and Virginia Rice are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Sam Rice and Virginia Elling were married July 8, 1967, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Liberty Center by the Rev. Ted Schroeder.

They have two sons, Tim (Jackie) and Todd (Amy), along with three grandchildren, Alexi, Ava, and Dalton.

The retired couple’s children and grandchildren will host a celebration for them at a later date.