Melvin and Minnie (Upperman) Shaver will celebrate their 70th anniversary with a family dinner at LaScala in Dublin.
The couple married on Oct. 10, 1943, in the Sullivant Avenue Friends Church in Columbus.
They are parents of Judy (Will) Davis, Mel (Cindy) Shaver, Linda (Mike) Bryant and David (Melissa) Shaver.
They have 13 grandchildren (one deceased), and 12 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Shaver served with the Army Air Force in the European Theatre of World War II. Both he and Mrs. Shaver retired from Columbus City Schools.