Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Hargate of Mentor recently celebrated their 65th anniversary with a family dinner hosted by their children at the home of their son Edwin, in Highland Heights.
The couple was married Nov. 21, 1953 in the First United Church, Warren, by Dr. George Flint.
Arlene Beardsley graduated from Warren G. Harding High School in 1948.
Edwin V. Hargate Jr. graduated from Cortland High School in 1945.
They are the parents of Edwin (Kate) of Highland Heights and Daphne Hargate of Mentor. They also have three grandsons.
Mr. Hargae retired after 30 years as a chemist with Combustion Engineering Research Center. Mrs. Hargate retired in 1994 as director of EHOVE School of Practical Nursing in Milan (formerly Sandusky School of Practical Nursing). After retirement, she was health director of the health plan sponsored by Knox Community Hospital, Mount Vernon, retiring in 1997.
A trip to England is planned for late spring.