MR. and MRS. DAVID SARCHET

Mr. and Mrs. David (Joyce) Sarchet, Cridersville, Ohio, will be celebrating 50 years of marriage on June 5, 2009.

The couple's children are hosting a party in their honor.

Sarchet and the former Joyce Johnson were married June 5, 1959, at the First Baptist Church, Newcomerstown, by the Rev. Douglas Peters.

They are the parents of five sons, Jerry (Lynn), Robert (Cindy), Richard (Kim), Joseph (Beth), Patrick (Cindy), and one daughter, Susan Brown. They have 18 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Sarchet retired from Buckeye Pipeline Co., and Mrs. Sarchet retired from K-Mart.