Blakes Mark Their 60th

Gerald and Marilyn Blake of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Wednesday, June 18.

They were united in marriage June 18, 1954 at the old Stone Presbyterian Church in Wheeling by the Rev. O.L. Gilmore.

Marilyn Blake is retired from the former Hazel Atlas Glass Co. office in Wheeling.

Gerald Blake is a Navy veteran of the Korean War, serving on USS Wasp. He is retired from TWA Airlines with 34 years of service.

They have two children. The family includes James Lee Blake and his wife, Carol, of Wheeling and Susan Kogut of Wheeling. They have three grandchildren.

They celebrated their anniversary with a Sunday dinner at the Elm Grove Civics given by their son and his wife.