Jim and Marion McDonald, Washington, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Feb. 17, 2013, at a dinner with their children at The Hawthorne Inn restaurant in Labadie. The couple were united in marriage Feb. 14, 1953, at St. Francis Borgia Church, Washington.

Their children are Mike McDonald, Villa Ridge; Maureen Michels, Kathleen Alferman, Bryan McDonald, all of Washington, and Molly Lynchard, Villa Ridge. They have 14 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.