Galen and Donna Shields will celebrate their 50th anniversary this week. They will celebrate with a family trip to Breckenridge, Colorado.

Galen and Donna (Hett) Shields were married Feb. 18, 1967 at the Free Methodist Church in McPherson.

Galen has been a State Farm Insurance agent since March 1974. Their agency has been a partnership since conception as Donna has worked in the agency alongside Galen. Their first office was in their home on Marlin Street in McPherson.

Donna has also worked at Peoples Bank and Central Christian College.

Their children are Kevin and Trish Shields of Wichita; Keri and Greg Fields of McPherson; and Karla and John Laffoon of Gardner.

They have six grandchildren: Sydney and Jakob Shields, Addison, Aidan and Axton Fields and Ava Laffoon.

Cards and well-wishes may be sent to P.O. Box 618, McPherson, KS 67460.