Howard and Donna Kitter of 6762 Indian Reserve Rd., Alpena, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a gathering held Sept. 5 at the Lafarge Social Club.
Sharing in the celebration were several members of the original wedding party, including Merna Jaskowski of Alpena, Chuck Wirgua of Alpena, Bill Spencer of the Upper Peninsula, Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Aube, Bev Dent and Phylis Yuill, all of Ossineke.
Howard and the former Donna Spencer were married Aug. 26, 1950. They are the parents of seven children: Susan (Ronald) Partyka of Alpena, Larry (Tina) Kitter of Fenton, Donald Kitter of Manistee, Delynn (Mike) Garcia of Brighton, Deb (Jay) Bashaw of Howell, Dale (Norma) Kitter of Byron and Marie (John) Fisher of Alpena. The Kitters also have 71 grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Howard is retired from National Gypsum.