Cletus and JoAnn Phillips celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with their family at the Barn on the Bluff in Elkader recently.

Cletus and JoAnn Klein were married July 21, 1953, at St. Mary of Mt. Carmel Church, Eagle Center.

Their children are Lonnie (Deb) of Muscatine, Steve (Jen) of Jesup, Michelle (Brian) Minard of Chesapeake, VA and Vickee (Steve) Minard of Pearland, TX. They also have eight grandchildren: Jeff, Todd, Cory, Melissa, Derek, Caleb, Brandon and Brianna and five great grandchildren.

Cletus is retired from John Deere and farming. JoAnn is retired from Waterloo Dental Association.

They will be celebrating also with a trip to Branson, MO in August.