Marvin (Bob) and Barbara Nicholas of Ravenswood celebrated their 60th anniversary with a dinner held by their children at DaVinci's Italian Restaurant in Williamstown. The cake was decorated with the topper that was on their wedding cake.
They were married Sept, 7, 1952, in The Walton Memorial Methodist Church by the Rev. Melvin S. Resinger in Ravenswood.
He is the son of the late Hosea and Tina Nicholas. He served in the U.S. Navy for four years during the Korean War on The USS Leyte. He retired from Union Carbide (Eramet) with 38 years.
She is the daughter of the late Jacob and Elizabeth Kinzel of Ravenswood. She worked for several years at JC Penny's in Marietta.
They are the parents of four children: Cheryl (Russ) Hall, John, and Joseph Nicholas, all of Williamstown and the late James Nicholas.
They have five grandchildren: John Russell Nicholas of Tennessee, Cody Nicholas of Washington, Kaylee and Dylan Nicholas of Williamstown and Shannon Hall (Kim) Miller of Massachusetts.
They have three great-grandchildren: John Russell Nicholas of Tennessee, Cody Nicholas of Washington, Kaylee and Dylan Nicholas of Williamstown and Shannon Hall (Kim) Miller of Massachusetts.
They are the great-great-grandparents of Eris Miller of Massachusetts, Graycen Nicholas of Tennessee and LeLand Nicholas of Washington.
Cards would be welcomed at 240 Virginia St., Ravenswood, W.Va., 26164.