Larry and Linda Godard celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Oct 26, 2013. A surprise party was held at their daughter’s house in South Burlington on Oct. 17. Larry and Linda have two daughters, Alison Healy and Julie MacDonald, both from South Burlington. They have five grandchildren: Connor and Sean MacDonald and Clare, Erin, and Megan Healy. Many friends and family, including Linda’s mother from Bristol, Vt. who turned 101 in June, attended the party.