John and Jean Bennett (Durkin), Washington, are celebrating 60 years of marriage. They were united in marriage Aug. 29, 1959, in St. Louis.
They have two children, John Dallas Bennett and Jeannine Eckelkamp. Jeannine’s fiancé is Doug Eckelkamp. They have one grandchild, Jeannae Young and husband Elijah.
John and Jean will be celebrating with a family dinner at J. Gilberts in St. Louis, then a cruise with friends to the Caribbean.