Jim and Gladys Schmidt of Hillsboro will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Jan. 28 with a family gathering at Farmhouse Restaurant in Abilene.
They were married Feb. 2, 1947, in the Methodist Parsonage in Pratt. Jim retired after 33 years from the Greensburg Panhandle Pipeline Compressor Station. He works part-time at Greenhaw Pharmacy. Gladys retired after 25 years in the school lunch room in Haviland. She is a FISH driver for the Hillsboro Senior Center.
They have three children, Phyllis and Cliff Van Horn of McPherson, Darlene and Daryl Bartel of Hillsboro and the late Roger Schmidt; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.