Mike and Sylvia Carr

Mike and Sylvia Carr, of Manchester, are celebrating 50 years of marriage.

E. Michael Carr and Sylvia Lundin were united in marriage June 22, 1969 at the First Baptist Church in Joliet, Ill.

They have four children: John (Dayna) Carr, Steve (Alexa) Carr, Carolyn (Scott) Shives and Elizabeth (Derek) Wild.

They have eight grandchildren.

A family gathering is planned.