Larry and Betty Keese of Dysart will be observing their 50th wedding anniversary with an open house on Saturday, March 28, 2009, from 3-6 p.m. at the Dysart Country Club. Larry Keese and Betty Frederick were married on March 27, 1959. Their children include Patrick of Dallas, Texas, Perry, deceased, Penny Wierson (John) of Nevada, Iowa, and Peter of Iowa City. Their grandchildren are Michaela and Peyton Wierson. Larry is retired from commercial painting and Betty is a homemaker and seamstress. No gifts are requested, and cards may be sent to PO Box 354, Dysart IA 52224.