Mr. and Mrs. John Gillen of Morenci will celebrate 60 years of marriage.
John Gillen and Jane Keefer were united in marriage Sept. 4, 1953, in The Chapel in the Garden in Angola, Ind.
The couple owned and operated Gillen Hardware in Morenci for 22 years.
The Gillens had three children, Judy Kauffman, deceased, John S. (and Audrey) Gillen of Bend, Ore., and Michael, deceased, (and Karen) Gillen of Morenci. They also have nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
The Gillens celebrated with a family dinner.