Warren and B.J. Overlie will celebrate their 50th anniversary Thursday, Aug. 14.

They were married at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Forest City.

They are the parents of four children: Britt, Lisa, Tom and Kirsten; 9 grandchildren: Chantalla, Saretta, Eric, Janaya Steffy, Bretta, Annika, Carston, Mikiah, Caleb Krieg and Brayden Ramos, their great-grandson.

Warren and B.J., together with their children and their families celebrated their anniversary in July, but invite people to send anniversary cards to Warren and B.J. Overlie, 3012 310th St., Cresco, IA 52136.