John and Catherine Criswell of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Sunday, Dec. 29.
They were united in marriage Dec. 29, 1953 at Triadephia United Methodist Church with the Rev. V.W. Powell officiating.
Catherine "Kay" Criswell is the daughter of the late John and Anna Hoffman of Wheeling.
John Criswell is the son of the late John and Betty Criswell of Wheeling. He is retired from Valley Camp Coal Co. and Colonial American Development Co. as maintenance supervisor.
They are parents of two daughters. The family includes Janet Lynn Main and her husband, John, of West Liberty and Debra Kay Bellanco and her husband, Dave, of West Liberty. They have a granddaughter, two grandsons, a stepgrandson and seven great-grandchildren.