Floyd and Frances Severson will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary May 14.
The Seversons were wed in 1944 in Alameda, Calif., and are celebrating their anniversary with an open house at 2 p.m. at Latter-day Saints Chapel at 15555 S.W. 98th Ave. in Tigard.
Floyd is a retired accountant from Texaco Corporation. Frances is a homemaker. They have nine children, 41 grandchildren and 75 great-grandchildren.