Chuck and Trudy Millen Mitchell celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on July 30, 2017. The celebration took place at the Sunset Restaurant in Auburn with their relatives and friends.

The couple was married Sept. 9, 1967, at the Wall St. Methodist Church. Their family includes son Charles (and wife Lora, deceased) of Port Byron, son Scott of St. Petersburg, Florida, and two grandchildren, Alexis and Seth.

The Mitchells resided in Auburn and Cayuga until retirement. Chuck retired from McQuay International, of Auburn, and Trudy retired from her teaching career in the Union Springs School District.

Presently, the couple resides in Ellenton, Florida, and spends summers in Seneca Falls.