Althouses mark 60th anniversary

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Area residents Homer and Marilyn Althouse celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on April 9 at a gathering hosted by their children at the Dutch Village Inn in Columbiana. Forty-five guests attended. Special guests at the event included members of the wedding party (spouses), the couple’s siblings (spouses), Mrs. Althouse’s best friend, and four guests from the Netherlands: Gerard, Johan, Annelies and Hedwig Reuver.

The couple’s four children and their families were also present: Connie (Jim) Buchmann, Bonnie (Dennis) Adams, Julee (Chip) Kelly and Chip (Shari) Althouse.

The couple currently resides in Winona where Mr. Althouse owns and operates H.P. Fence LLC and Mrs. Althouse enjoys retirement, babysitting their three great-grandchildren.

The couple was married on April 12, 1957, at the First Friends Church in Salem.

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