Mr. and Mrs. Callie Riddell celebrated their 68th anniversary on July 17, 2011, with a surprise dinner at Cafe 422 with family and friends, followed by cake at home.
Mr. Riddell and the former Hattie Davis were married July 17, 1943, in Corinth, Miss., and relocated to Niles in the early 1950s.
The couple have four children, Jim (Trudy) Riddell of Vienna, Patty (Bill) Wilson of Bradenton, Fla., Tarry (Sandy) Riddell of Cortland and Debbie (Jim) Martin of Lorain. They also have 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Callie and Hattie Riddell
Mr. Riddell retired from U.S. Steel of McDonald and now spends his time keeping busy outside around the home. Mrs. Riddell was and still is a homemaker. She has devoted her life to her home and her children.