BERLIN CENTER -- Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Hoyle of 15497 Hoyle Road will be honored at an open house from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 24 at Berlin Center United Methodist Church in celebration of their 50th wedding anniversary.
Arrangements for the observance are being made by the couple's children, William Hoyle of Fairfax Station, Va.; Robert Hoyle of Salt Lake City; Richard Hoyle of Berlin Center; Jane Hammond of Alliance; and Louise Moore of Oceanside, Calif.
Mr. Hoyle and the former Barbara Bedell were married Nov. 25, 1951, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sebring. He retired in 1986 from Ford Motor Co. in Walton Hills, where he was employed as an engineer. He has served as a Berlin Center Township trustee for 20 years and is a member of the Mahoning County Trustees and Clerks Association and the Berlin Ellsworth Ruritan.
His wife is a homemaker and volunteer and works as an election pollworker. She belongs to the United Methodist Women at Berlin Center United Methodist Church, where the couple are members.
The Hoyles also belong to the Berlin Center Historical Society and Silver Threads senior citizens group. Five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren complete their family.