Lyle and Virginia Swiney will observe their 50th wedding anniversary on August 29.

The couple were married August 29, 1959, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Assumption. Mr. Swiney is retired from growmark Corporation after 34 years of service - 14 in Moultrie/Shelby counties and 20 in Madison County. Mrs. Swiney, currently employed as an RN at Shelby County Community Services, retired from Hitz Nursing Care and Assisted Living in Alhambra after 20 years.

They have six children: Bruce (Lisa) Swiney of Sherman, TX, Jim (Karen) Swiney of Collinsville, Kathy (Todd) Daniel of Troy, Christy (Todd) Keown of Shelbyville, Mike Swiney of Highland, and Kim (Wayne) Hanvey of Staunton. They have nine grandchildren.

A celebration with their family was held on August 16; however cards may be sent to them at R.R. 1 Box 126, Lakewood, IL 62438.

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