Dr. Paul and Bette (Nelson) Vandersteen, Hudson, Wis., formerly Fargo, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a family dinner in Lake Elmo, Minn.
They were married June 16, 1963, at Northwest Prairie Lutheran Church, Viroqua, Wis.
Paul was a dermatologist at Sanford Medical Center in Fargo for 39 years, retiring in 2009. Bette was a sales associate with Park Co. Realtors for 26 years, retiring in 2011.
They have four children, Dr. David (Victoria), Eden Prairie, Minn.; Dr. Daniel (Susan), Duluth, Minn.; Peter, Hudson; and Rachel (Michael) Hennies, St. Louis; and 10 grandchildren.