SHERIDAN — Dr. Charles Walter and Barbara Walter celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on April 23.

The Walters were married April 23, 1965, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Charles Walter went to medical school at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed his internship and residency at Denver General Hospital and became the first pathologist at Sheridan Memorial Hospital in July 1971.

He retired in 2000.

Barbara Walter worked as an RN at the Child Development Center for 20 years, retiring in 2001.

The couple has two children: Dr. Elizabeth Walter, who is married to Dan Albrecht and lives in Billings, Montana, and Gretchen Peterson, who is married to Tyler Peterson and lives in Fort Collins, Colorado. They have four grandchildren.

To celebrate, the couple will vacation in Florida in June.