John and Pat Schradel of 314 N. Arch St., Barnesville will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary March 29.

They were united in marriage in 1952 at the First United Methodist Church in Barnesville with the Rev. Aubrey Kirley officiating.

John is the son of the late Fred and Betty Schradel. He is retired from Ohio Bell. His wife, Pat is the daughter of the late Roy and Ida House. She is retired from Steele Insurance.

They are the parents of two children: Scott and his wife is retired from Steele Insurance.

They are the parents of two children: Scott, and his wife, Julie of Glenford, Ohio and daughter, Beth and her husband, Mark Rogers of Barnesville. They have three grandsons: Trevor Schradel and his wife, Maggie of Cincinnati, Ohio; Dylan Rogers and his wife Denise, and Lucas Rogers, all of Barnesville. They have two great-granddaughters, Mia and Maeve Schradel and a step-great-grandson Bryce Castle.