Jim and Marian Smith celebrated their 60th anniversary Aug. 23, 2012, with their family.
The couple were married Aug. 23, 1952.
They have three children, Bonnie (Ken) Wellendorf of Brookfield, Jim (Wendy) Smith of Champion and Kevin Smith of Champion. They also have 12 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Jim and Marian Smith
Jim served in the U.S. Navy for four years and was stationed aboard the USS Diamond Head at Norfolk, Va. He is retired after 39 1/2 years as a mechanic at Denman Tire.
Marion was a part-time daycare aid at the Pilgrim School in Newton Falls and a homemaker.
They enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren and their families and friends.