Bob and Gloria (Stickley) Ward of Westville, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on Sept. 24, 1955, at their present home, 1051 N. state Route 560, Urbana.
They are the parents of Bart (Karen) Ward of Urbana; Gina (Charlie) Andrews of Bloomingburg, Ohio; Brian (Leisha) Ward, and Barry (Kelly) Ward, all of Urbana.
They are the proud grandparents of 12 grandchildren: Adam (Kristin Boggs) Ward, Alex Ward, Elliott ( Jessica) Ward; Matthew Andrews, David (Hallie) Andrews, Robbie (Melissa) Andrews, Sarah (Lane) Smith; Ethan, Lauren and Alexa Ward; and Lindsey and Luke Ward. They have nine great-grandchildren: Max, Gus, Landry and Channing Ward; Ella, Emerson, Eli, Tate and Rhett Andrews.
A fun filled afternoon was enjoyed by all of their immediate family at the Westville Methodist Church in celebration of their 60 years together.