DULUTH — Russ and Laura (Niemi) Ningen of Duluth, recently celebrated 50 years of marriage. The couple was married Nov. 28, 1964, at Grace Lutheran Church in Hibbing.
Russ served 23 years in the U.S. Navy, then was a systems engineer for EG&G Inc. He is retired.
Laura is a retired decorative painting instructor.
The couple’s children are Russty Ningen of Duuth, and James and Denise Ningen of Columbus, Md. They have four grandchildren.