Debbie and Ron Wallace of Long Grove will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on June 19.
Debbie Smith and Ron Wallace were married June 19, 1971, at the original St. Ann’s Church, Long Grove.
Mr. Wallace retired from the Air Force in 1994, and retired from the Post Office this year.
Mrs. Wallace has been the owner and operator of Down by the Creek Companion Animal Sanctuary since 2007.
They are the parents of Dusty Gene of Long Grove, Ronald Paul of Muncie, Ind., and Roy Lee of San Antonio, Texas.
Their grandchildren are Jacob Mayabb, Chelsey Kellar, Kameran Wallace, Arilyn Wallace, Austin Wallace, and Rachael Wallace.