Hosting the golden event will be their children: Diane Ashmore of Le Mars, Cindy Forcier-Clark of Akron, Sheila Rodgers of Le Mars and Janet Meyer of Le Mars.
The couple has eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Harry Pausch Jr. and Lois Pech were married Sept. 11, 1960, at Calvary United Methodist Church in Le Mars.
Lois is retired after working 29 years at Floyd Valley Hospital.
Harris is retired from farming and operating Harry's Repair, a tractor and farm machinery repair near Oyens.
The couple moved to Le Mars after retirement. They both enjoy fishing. Harry has been involved in Izaak Walton League and is active in hunting and having "coffee" with the neighbors.