Mr. and Mrs. William F. Nelson will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary today, Saturday.
William F. Nelson and the former Silvia Kuny were united in marriage Oct. 19, 1963, at the Methodist Episcopal Church in Princeton. Their attendants were Mr. and Mrs. Dave Smith.
They are the parents of three children, Denise (Dwayne) Jackson of Princeton, Diane (Brian) Bullington of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Michael (Jessica) Nelson of Marion, Iowa. They also have six grandchildren, Kyle Jackson, Ashley Bullington, Haley Bullington, Lindsey Bullington, Noah Nelson and Evan Nelson.
William retired from the city of Princeton where he served as the chief engineer for the Princeton Fire Department. Silvia was a homemaker. The couple continues to reside in Princeton.