John and Tillie Ulam of Springfield celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary with a dinner out.
The couple were married Aug. 23, 1946, in Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
Their children and their spouses are Bud and Sandra Beura of Savannah, Ga.; John and Pat Ulam of Cameron, N.C.; and Joel and Jennifer Ulam of Springfield. The couple have five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. A daughter, Patricia Wilsie, died in January 2011.
John Ulam served in the U.S. Army as a 1st lieutenant. He worked in the construction field until his retirement. He is a life member of the Elks Lodge in Roseburg.
Tillie Ulam worked in the fashion model industry and worked for 30 years as night food services supervisor at Lane Community College. She is a member of the Disabled Veterans Auxiliary.
Both are members of the Immanuel Baptist Church in Springfield.