Brown — 50th

Merritt-50th

Robert (Bob) and Sue (Merritt) Brown, of Laurel, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 2. They have two children and three grandchildren. Karee (Brown) Hodge married to Matthew Hodge who live in Eldridge, are parents of Grant (13) and Anna (12). Kyle Brown, of Des Moines, is the father of Bradee (14). Bob and Sue were married in Gilman in 1967 and are lifelong fans of Iowa State University.