Eldore and Lylas Gilje of rural Rolette will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house Saturday, June 26, from 2 to 5 p.m. in Valle Lutheran Church in Rolette.
They were married in a country church west of Williston. During their marriage they farmed near Rolette until they retired. They continue to live on the family farm. Their children are: Brenda, Brooklyn Park, Minn.; Todd, Crookston, Minn.; Errol, Rolette; and Brian, Gwinner. They have three grandsons, three granddaughters and one great-granddaughter.