Ben and Donna Bridgman of Garden City will celebrate 50 years of marriage on April 29, 2012.

Ben Bridgman and Donna Hill were married April 29, 1962, at Mount Hope Federated Church, Mount Hope.

The couple have four children: Gene Alan Bridgman and his wife, Veronica, of Wichita; Roger Bridgman and his wife, Lois, of El Paso, Texas; Kim Stevenson and her husband, Stan, of Wichita; and Benjamin Bridgman and his wife, Kristina, of Wichita. They also have 15 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

A come-and-go reception will be hosted by their children from 2 to 5 p.m. April 15, 2012, at the city park in Mount Hope.

Cards and best wishes can be sent to them at 1507 N. 13th St., Garden City, KS 67846.