Dale and Teresa Young of Medford celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Dec. 30, 2012, with a brunch at Callahan's Mountain Lodge hosted by their daughter and son-in-law, Julie and Leo Engleson. About 50 people attended.
Dale Young married Teresa Klein Dec. 30, 1962, in Grants Pass. They have three children: Julie Engleson, Jeffery Young and Jill Young, all of Medford; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
The couple moved to Medford in 1971 from San Pablo, Calif., where Dale worked in construction.
In Medford, Dale hauled logs for 20 years, then trucked on the highway for another 15 years. Teresa grew up in Gold Hill. She attended Hanby Elementary School, attended Crater High School and graduated from a private school in Portland. She worked as a certified nursing assistant at Hearthstone Manor and at the Rogue Valley Manor as a private caregiver until she retired in 2007.