Thomas R. and Lois Marshall of Newton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception Sunday after the church service at Zion Lutheran Church, 225 S. Poplar in Newton.


Thomas R. and Lois Marshall of Newton will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with a reception Sunday after the church service at Zion Lutheran Church, 225 S. Poplar in Newton.

Thomas R. Marshall and Lois Ann Squires were married Feb. 4, 1960, in Hillside, N.J. They resided in Hillside and have lived in Newton since 1964.

He worked at Hesston Corp. (AGCO) from 1964 through 1995, and she worked for Furniture Warehouse. Both are retired.

Hosting the event are children Dean and Kristene Thomas of Newton. Their grandchildren are Chelsea and Ian Stribling of Newton, Craig, Tyler and Tiffany Thomas of Lyons, and Andrew and Amy Prochaska of Kearney, Neb. Great-grandchildren are Brady and Grace Prochaska of Kearney.

They extremely love to travel and have been to all 50 U.S. states, Europe and Australia.