Mr. and Mrs. Virgil F. German of Delphos will celebrate 60 years of marriage on Sept. 8.
A Mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 11 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, with a family dinner to follow.
Virgil F. German and the former Mary J. Heitz were married on Sept. 8, 1951, at St. John’s Church, Rev. Reinick officiating.
They are the parents of Ann (James) Benfield of Delphos, Thomas (Virginia) German of Elida and Susan Smith of Delphos. They also have 6 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Mr. German is the former owner of German Shell Service Station and retired from the U.S. Postal Service after 30 years. His wife is a homemaker.