Mr. and Mrs. Willard McCrone, of E. State Street, Newcomerstown, will be celebrating 65 years of marriage on Sept. 18.

They were married in Russell, Ky., on Sept. 18, 1948.

Willard is the son of the late Morton and Wilda McCrone, and Pat is the daughter of the late Ed and Mae Marlatt.

They resided in Newcomerstown since their marriage and attend the Church of Christ.

The family will honor their anniversary with a dinner at the Der Dutchman on Sept. 14.

They have one daughter, Molly (Dennis) DeLong; one son, Terry (Pat) McCrone; four granddaughters; one grandson; two great-granddaughters; and 4 great-grandsons.