Jerry and Anne (Banks) Liebrecht will observe 60 years of marriage on Dec. 27.
To celebrate, a party will be held at 2 p.m. June 28 at the home of their son, Steve Liebrecht, in Adrian, Michigan.
Jerry and the former Anne Banks were married by Father McCardle on Dec. 27, 1954, in Evanston, Illinois.
They are the parents of Steve (Kris) Liebrecht of Adrian; Cathe (Pierre) Petuya of Sacramento, California; Jeanne (Ray) Entz of Spokane, Washington, Pam (Brent) Bott of Sandwich, Illinois, and James (Jenny) Liebrecht of Lebanon, Indiana.
They also have 25 grandchildren, Aubrey, Grayling and Jerome Love; Rebekka, Matthew, Rachel, Amanda, Timothy, Elizabeth, Hannah and Joshua Liebrecht; Derek and Justin Entz; Craig, Colleen, Aaron, Elyse, Evan, Lauren, Catherine and Megan Bott; and Molly, Alana, Neili and Kennon Liebrecht. They also have six great-grandchildren.
Jerry retired from the Michigan Department of Social Services. Anne is a homemaker.