BLOOMINGDALE - Ed and Joan Rose of Bloomingdale will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary March 12. A family dinner and a trip to Granville are planned in April.
They were united in marriage March 12, 1960, at the Church of Christ in Marietta by Senior Lennington.
He is the son of the late Emmett and Sara Rose of Martins Ferry and is a veteran of the Army and is retired from the Steubenville License Bureau.
She is the daughter of the late Delbert and Martha Eddy Biehl of Marietta. She retired from the Steubenville License Bureau, where she was the deputy registrar for many years.
They have two children: the late Joseph and Tracy Kline of Madisonville, Ky. They also have one grandson.