Dale and Mary Ryan of Cambridge celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary on Dec. 25, 2011.
On Dec. 25, 1966, the couple were united in marriage at College Drive Presbyterian Church in New Concord.
Dr. Henry S. Evans officiated the ceremony.
Mrs. Ryan is retired and serves as organist/accompanist at New Concord United Methodist Church.
Mr. Ryan is also retired.
The couple have four children, Scott (Melissa) Ryan of Lexington, Brenda Ryan of Reynoldsburg, Randy (Michelle) Ryan of Sterling, Va., and Pamela (Jason) Bennett of Marysville.
Completing the family circle are eight grandchildren, Courtney and Caitlyn Ryan, Allyson Foster, Joshua, Zachary and Noah Ryan, Austin and Jacob Bennett.