Lifelong Hoquiam residents Del and Donna Pelan recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Del Pelan and Donna Larsen were married June 29, 1963, at Saron Lutheran Church in Hoquiam.
Del is a retired fire chief from the Hoquiam Fire Department, while Donna is a retired secretary from the Hoquiam School District.
They have three sons. Tim Pelan Sr. and his wife Pamela, and Tracy Pelan and his wife Katri live in Hoquiam and Ryan Pelan and fiance’ Christine Nyeholt live in Edmonds. They have four grandsons and two granddaughters.