---- — Ray and Pat (Roberts) McQuern will celebrate 50 years of marriage with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013, at the Mechanicsburg Christian Church, 650 Horton Road, Mechanicsburg.
The couple was married July 20, 1963, at the Mechanicsburg Christian Church, with the Rev. Raymond Duff officiating.
The couple’s two daughters, Tricia (Bob) Hine and Deana (Rob) Polgar, are hosting the open house. The McQuerns have four grandchildren, Joe (Melissa) Hine, Liz Hine, Zach Polgar and Justyne Polgar. They have one great-granddaughter, Callie Hine.
Ray was an inspector at Allison Gas Turbine Division of General Motors for 30 years. He retired in 1992. Pat was deputy recorder of Boone County. She worked in the Boone County Courthouse for 28 years, retiring in 2004.
Former members of Mechanicsburg Christian Church for many years, they now hold dual memberships at Christian Church in the Wildwood in Weeki Wachee, Fla., and Lebanon Christian Church.
Family and friends are invited to the celebration. At the couple’s request, cards are welcome, but no gifts please.