Karen and Robert
Karen and Robert
Robert and Karen (Bengston) Spilde are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.

Robert and Karen were married Nov. 17, 1963, at First Lutheran Church in Decorah.

An open house and dance is Sunday, Nov. 17, from 2-6 p.m. at the VFW in Decorah. Hosting the event are their three children: Kimberly Holthaus, Scott Spilde and Sara Spilde. They also have seven grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The Deep River Band is providing the music. No invitations are being sent and the couple requests no gifts.