Gregory and Peggy Scherschel of Franklin Street will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary by spending a week at the North Carolina seashore with their children and grandchildren.
Mr. Scherschel and the former Peggy Jo Hutton were married June 12, 1971, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Bedford by the Rev. Charles Chesebrough.
Mr. Scherschel is a financial advisor with Northwestern Mutual.
Mrs. Scherschel is a retired teacher.
The couple have four children, Dana Anderson of Brownsburg, Gretchen Seibert of Mammoth Lakes, California, Joshua of Columbus and Joseph of Greenwood; and 10 grandchildren.