Jim and Betty Reese, of Sioux City, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a family dinner.

Their children are Judy and Mike Roe of Parkville, Missouri, Don and Connie Reese of Sioux City, and the late Linda and Steve Ferree of Warsaw, Missouri.

Jim and the former Betty Allyn were married on Jan. 30, 1948, in Sioux City. Mr. Reese was with the Sioux City Fire Department for 28½ years. Mrs. Reese was a homemaker.