Roger and Barbara (Bloss) Grape of Corry celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Dec. 20, 2011.

They were married Dec. 20, 1951, at the bride’s home in Corry.

The Rev. Whiteman of the First Baptist Church in Corry officiated the ceremony.

The bride’s sister, Clara (Bloss) Sorenson, was the matron of honor.

The groom’s best friend, George Darnofall, was the best man.

To celebrate the milestone anniversary, a party was given in the couple’s honor that was hosted by friends, Dave Lillie and Bev Patterson at the Corry Moose Lodge.

Roger and Barbara have six children, Laurel Stephenson of Georgia; Linda Allen of North East; Roger Grape of Rochester, N.Y.; David Grape of Tennessee; John Grape of North Carolina; and Jeff Grape of Corry.

The couple also has nine grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

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