Bill and Angela Meyers of Ottawa will celebrate 60 years of marriage on Oct. 3.
To celebrate, a 10 a.m. Thanksgiving Mass will be held at St. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Ottawa, and an open house will be held from 1-5 p.m. at the Ottawa VFW, both on July 28.
Bill and the former Angela Wrasman were united in marriage on Oct. 3, 1953, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Landeck, the Rev. Robert Knoepfle officiating.
They are the parents of Larry (Caroline) Meyers of Marysville, Tina (Steve) German of Loveland, Monica (Mark) Hemingway of Columbia Falls, Mon., Carol Meyers of Van Wert, Nancy Hovest of Pandora, Rose (Hal) Mandly of Harwinton, Conn., and Lisa (Tom) Tijerina of Las Cruces, N.M. They also have 16 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Bill retired after 20 years at Excelle. In January 1997, he retired from Ford Motor Co. Engine Plant after 24 1/2 years.
Angela retired from Philips in Ottawa in 1991.