Martin and Gwendolyn Howard
Martin and Gwendolyn (Murphy) Howard are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Oct. 31, 1970, at St. William Catholic Church by the Rev. Lucian Hayden.
Gwen and Marty consider family and faith their greatest blessings. They have six children, Valerie Bartley, Jason Howard, Laura (Mike) Perry, Gabriel (Heather) Howard, Joseph (Tiffany) Howard and Joshua (Ashley) Howard; and 15 grandchildren, Kyle and Cameron Bartley, Ashley Howard, Tristen, Mason and Celeste Perry, Lilly and Garrett Faith, Greyson Howard, Annabelle, Saywer and Wyatt Howard and Lilly, Myla and Noah Howard.
Martin retired from Century Aluminum in Hawesville, and Gwen retired from Owensboro Health as a registered nurse. They are members of St. Mary of the Woods Catholic Church in Whitesville.