Dale and Edna Silverthorn of Ogden will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary. Family and friends are welcome to honor them at an open house from 6 to 8 p.m. on Aug. 11 at their home, 647 43rd St., South Ogden.
They were married on Aug. 12, 1942, in Malad, Idaho.
He was born in Ogden to Hugh and Mary Silverthorn. He retired from Weber State University.
She was born in Ogden to Uldrick and Bertha Kapp. She is a WSU retiree.
Their children and spouses are LeeAnn and Kelly Mortensen, Ogden; and Scott and Jill Silverthorn, Syracuse.
They have 10 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.