Edwin F and Charlotte Hoff Andersen of Payson, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Nov. 16. The Andersens met while Charlotte was a car hop in May 1951 in Hastings, Neb. and were married Nov. 16, 1951 in Ogallala, Neb.
They moved to the Phoenix area in June of 1963, and after retiring, they moved to Payson.
Edwin was a welder for Allied Signal and Charlotte was a school bus driver, and a domestic engineer.
The couple has four children, Edwin Andersen of Maricopa, Carol Lindsay of Mesa, Harold Andersen of Queen Creek and Jerald of Phoenix; 19 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.