John and Norma Neilson of Eldridge will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Feb. 13.
Norma Schnoor and John Neilson were married Feb. 13, 1971, at Zion Lutheran Church, Davenport.
Mr. Neilson retired after 43 years with MidAmerican Energy Co.
Mrs. Neilson has owned her own alteration and sewing business for 40 years.
They are the parents of Kelli (Ron) Zimmer of DeWitt and Amy (Andy) Straley of Eldridge.
Their grandchildren are Ben, Cameron and Mia Zimmer, and Cael and Drew Straley.