Don and Martha (Blake) Muse will be celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary on July 16. They were married in Lawrenceburg, Ind.
He is the son of the late Dale and Marjorie Muse of Zanesville. He retired from the AEP Muskingum River Plant in Beverly after 37 years of service. He is also active in Mt. Moriah Chapter OES, a 59 year member of Webb Lodge #252, F&AM in Stockport, and recently retired as secretary after 39 years.
She is the daughter of the late Otto and Wava Blake of Philo. She is a 50 year member of Mt. Moriah Chapter #506 Order of the Eastern Star in Beverly and is currently serving as secretary.
They attend church at Smith Chapel Methodist Church and volunteer their time and services to the various needs at the church.
They have three children: D.J. (Kathy) of Van Wert, Luann (Neil) McKown of Hackney, and Marla (Marshall) Reed of Stockport. They have six grandchildren: Sarah Muse, Aimee (Bill) Francis, Clint (Ashlie) Adkins, Molli (Donnie) Stephens, Megan Martin (Brandon Worley), and Morgan (Stephanie) Reed. The have five great-granddaughters and expecting another due in December. They also have six step grandchildren, eleven step great-grandchildren and another also due n December.
Cards may be sent to the couple at P.O. Box 212, Stockport, OH 43787.