Robert O. and Donna L. Buse, formerly of Pendleton, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 26, 2006, at the Black Angus in Yakima, Wash.
Donna Carlson and Robert Buse were married on Dec. 26, 1955 at Mount Vernon, Wash. They were married for 22 years, and then divorced for one year. They were remarried on Jan. 5, 1979 at Peace Lutheran Church in Pendleton.
Mr. Buse is retired after 34 years with Cascade Natural Gas Corp. He and his wife were active at Peace Lutheran Church. The couple lived in Pendleton for 11 years before moving to Yakima.
The have four children, Michael Lee and Joan Buse of San Diego, Calif.; Teresa Lynn and Carl Beamer of Newark, Ohio; J.O. Buse of Yakima; and Richard Duane Buse of Yakima. They also have four grandchildren.
Friends who wish to send congratulatory cards to the couple can mail them to 4206 West Walnut Ave., Yakima, WA 98908-3324.