Ronald & Elaine Anderson celebrate 50th anniversary

Staff reports

Ronald & Elaine Anderson of Sherrard will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary April 4, 2009 with a family dinner. They were married at 1st Lutheran Church, Sherrard.

Ronald was employed at Standard Forwarding, East Moline, for more than 30 years, retiring in 2000. He was a diesel mechanic. Elaine retired from Bornhoeft Heating and Air conditioning, East Moline, in 1999, as an office manager.

The couple has three children, Chris (Neal) Gauley, Alexis; Curt (Deb) Anderson, Sherrard and Clay (Tracey) Anderson, Sherrard. They have nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.