Donald and Carole (Goodlet) Gergely of Tallmadge were married March 5, 1966, at Riverside Church of Christ in Akron.
The couple has three children: Donald Jr. (Angie) Gergely of Malvern, John (Lisa) Gergely of Tallmadge and Russ (Amy) Gergely of Tallmadge; and seven grandchildren.
Donald Sr. was employed by the U.S. Government and retired from the Internal Revenue Service after 37 1/2 years of service. Carole was employed by Northwest Avenue Church of Christ for 30 years.
The couple will celebrate their golden wedding anniversary by renewing their vows in front of numerous family members and friends at the Northwest Avenue Church of Christ March 5.