Gustavson anniversary |

Gustavson anniversary

Al and Grace Gustavson (pictured at right) of Lake of the Pines recently celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary.

This longtime Nevada County couple was married Aug. 1, 1953, in Los Angeles.

A festive Hawaiian luau was held for 75 guests at the Meadow Vista home of son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Mai-Ly Gustavson. The colorfully attired guests enjoyed a delicious Hawaiian feast catered by Kat’s World Foods of Grass Valley and were delightfully entertained by The Hula Ohana Dance Group of Grass Valley.

The Gustavson’s other sons and daughters-in-law are David and Christie of Roseville, Gary and Barbara of Grass Valley and Ron and Sandee of LOP Ranchos. Their grandchildren are Erik, Amanda, Katee and Melia.

Special guests attending included some members of the 1953 wedding party; maid of honor, Lyn Flanders of San Luis Obispo, bridesmaid Kathy Sandel of Calabasas and flower girl, Lynn VanderVort of Vancouver, Wash.

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