— Ken and Marilyn Latham of Catlin celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on Aug. 31, 2013, at The Plaza in Oelwein, Iowa. The event was hosted by their sisters, nieces and children.
Ken Latham and Marilyn Ehler were married Aug. 30, 1963, at the Aurora United Methodist Church in Aurora, Iowa.
Ken is retired from Mervis Industries and Marilyn is retired from the VA Medical Center.
The couple has three children, Bob (Raechelle) Latham of Williamsport, Ind., Steve (Judy) Latham of Veedersburg, Ind., and Julie (Brian) Cox of Catlin.
They have six grandchildren, Blake and Drew Thornsbrough, McKenna and Jacob Latham and Callaway and Remington Cox, and two great-grandchildren, Dylan Rooney and Alyssa Thornsbrough.