Clark H. and Barbara (Deyneka) Jillson, currently of Butler, Illinois, and formerly of Jordan, New York, celebrated their 50th anniversary Nov. 18, 2017.
The couple were married at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Jordan by the Rev. Francis J. Culkin.
Clark was employed by the Cayuga County Soil & Water Conservation District, and Barbara by Mutual of New York & University Pediatrics in Syracuse.
Clark enjoys genealogy and singing in their church choir in Carlinville, Illinois. Barbara enjoys flower gardening.
The couple plan on celebrating the anniversary with some fine dining and a trip next spring or summer.
Their children are Clark H.V. Jillson and his wife, Holly, as well as Sarah Jillson-Lee and her husband, Samuel Lee. They have four grandchildren: Ellie, Seth, Nora and Clark S. Jillson.