Mr. and Mrs. Dale Hastings will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary at an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 8, in Arnold View Baptist Church near Creal Springs.

Dale and Nancy Boester were married April 6, 1962. They have lived in Crab Orchard since 1963.

Mr. Hastings worked at Giles Electric before becoming a coal miner, an owner of Dale's Waterbeds and a self employed painter.

Mrs. Hastings is a homemaker.

The couple has three daughters, Treina (Caroll) Basham of Marion, Starla Kuberski of Troy, Missouri, and Skyla (Brian) Stotlar of Marion. They also have eight grandchildren, Laryssa Allen, Collin Basham, Ashton Stotlar, Amelia Stotlar and Karsten Stotlar, all of Marion; Kayla Parks and Calista Kuberski of Troy, Missouri, and Brianna Kuberski of Mission, Kansas. Tenley and Tripp Allen of Marion are their great-grandchildren.

Family and friends are invited to attend.

The couple requests no gifts.