Mr. and Mrs. Leon Pleus, Jefferson City, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary with a dinner hosted by their sons, Jeffrey and Kevin. Leon Pleus and Carol Ortmeyer were married March 27, 1971, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, Taos. Rev. Kevin Gormley and Rev. William Ferren officiated. They were attended by Juanita Ortmeyer, Baton Rouge, La.; David Pleus, Taos; Debra Rademan (Ortmeyer), Taos; Ronald Pleus, Jefferson City; Mary Eichholz (Ortmeyer), Taos; and Charles Bernskoetter, Jefferson City. Mr. and Mrs. Pleus have two children: Jeffrey and his wife Courtney, Taos; and Kevin and his wife Whitney, Jefferson City. They also have four grandchildren: Linley, Caden, Denver, and Nyle.