The children of Jerry and Marilyn Maxwell are hosting an open house in honor of their parents’ 50th wedding anniversary from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, at the Maxwells’ home at 702 W. Summit in Payson.
Jerry Maxwell and Marilyn Stephenson were married Dec. 14, 1952.
The couple have three children, Mike Maxwell and his wife, Cindy, of Madrid, Iowa; Vicki Johnsen of Ames, Iowa; and Linda Faaborg and her husband, Steven, of Tucson. They have eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Jerry volunteered for 10 years with the Madrid, Iowa Fire Department and served a term as president. Marilyn worked at Bournes in Ames, Iowa for 12 years.
The couple lived in Madrid, Iowa all their married lives before moving to Payson in 1993.
The couple requests no gifts other than your presence.