Donald E. and Carolyn S. (DeHaven) Patten were married on May 21, 1960 in Augusta.  They both are 1959 Augusta High School graduates.
To celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary, the couple will be honored by family and friends at a special barbecue dinner at the home of Jerry and Brenda Maier.
Their children are; Jerry and Brenda Maier, Marvin and Pam Patten, Curtis and Tinna Patten, all of Augusta.  Their grandchildren; Chris (Jenny) Maier, John (Emily) Maier, Nichole and Cody Patten, Corey, Tyler, Adam and Preston Patten.  They also enjoy two great-grandchildren, Kiley Maier and Keenan Patten.