Joyce (Amman) and Sam Smith celebrated 50 years of marriage on Dec. 28, 2013. The couple wed in Fort Morgan, Colo., in 1963, prior to a move to California. They moved to Juneau in 1981. The couple celebrated the anniversary with a coffee hour after services at St. Brendan’s Episcopal Church. They will take a tropical vacation to celebrate, with sons Greg (Jeanine) and Roger (Alicia), and their four grandchildren.