John LeRay and Patty Johnson are celebrating their 60th anniversary.

John and Patty (Martinson) Johnson were married Dec. 15, 1957 New Gottland Lutheran Church, McPherson Kansas, 67460

Maiden Name: Martinson

Years Married: 60 years

Their children are Jeff and (Karolyn) Johnson, McPherson, Jackie and (Charlie) Phillips, Enterprise, Jerri and (Brian) Mackey, Pound Ridge, New York.

They have eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, with two more on the way.

The couple is celebrating the anniversary with a family dinner.

John is a retired electrician and owned Johnson Electric Contracting in McPherson. Patty is a homemaker and early on worked at Farmers Alliance. Later she worked at the McPherson Courthouse and the McPherson Museum.

Celebratory cards may be sent to them at 1482 Navajo Rd. McPherson, KS 67460.