Robert J. and Frances A. Brackle will celebrate their 60th anniversary on Nov. 28, 2013.
Robert Brackle and the former Frances A. Hildack were married Nov. 28, 1953, at St. Joseph Church in Newton Falls.
After their wedding, they moved to East Ocean View, Va., while Robert finished his years in the U.S. Navy. After an honorable discharge, the Brackles returned to Newton Falls to begin raising a family.
They have have four children - Gary (Diane) of Longbeach, Calif., Daniel (Josephine) of Cheyney, Pa., Robert (Julie) of Pittsburgh and Mary of Akron. They also have three grandchildren.
Robert and Frances now reside in west Akron and are members of St. Hilary Parish.
They will be celebrating with their family over the holidays.