Jack and Frances Amato of Wheeling celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday, Jan. 2.
They were united in marriage Jan. 2, 1954 at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Martins Ferry.
Frances Amato is the daughter of the late Sam and Concetta Gitto. She is retired from Ohio County Schools.
Jack Amato is the son of the late Joseph and Frances Amato. He is retired from a linen supply company and Altmeyer Funeral Home.
They have three daughters. The family includes Francine of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Anna Marie Miller and her husband, Tom, of Wheeling and Jackie Lorms and her husband, Andrew, of Columbus. They have six grandchildren and a great-grandson.
They will celebrate with a family dinner.