Joseph (Joe) Leo Wilson and Bonnie Marie (Haynes) Wilson, of Little Elm, Texas, were married 50 years ago on June 5, 1965, at Blessed Sacrament Church in Syracuse.

Joe and Bonnie met during their high school years in Auburn; Joe at Mount Carmel High School and Bonnie at Central Technical High School.

Joe’s career with Carrier Air Conditioning and Heating began in Syracuse and took the family to many destinations, including Kentucky, Ohio, Florida and Texas. He retired from Carrier after 44 years. Bonnie retired after a 40-year career as a nurse, which included time in the emergency room, private practice and home health care.

Bonnie and Joe have two children, Mark Wilson and Cindy Wilson Hendricks, and two grandchildren, Abigail and Jacob Hendricks.