Cathleen and Dennis Hoyem of Nye marked their 50th anniversary.
Cathy Rickman and Dennis Hoyem met and married while attending Montana State University in Bozeman. They were married Sept. 17, 1966, in Helena.
After serving in the United States Coast Guard, he began a career with the Bureau of Land Management that lasted more than 30 years.
She was an RN and taught nursing at multiple community colleges.
Their children are Steve Hoyem of Menlo Park, Calif., and Jennifer Butler, of Boise, Idaho.
They have three grandchildren.