Shirley J. (Yoder) and Elmer C. Smith, of Linden, will observe their 60th wedding anniversary Feb. 17, 2014.
They were married by the late Rev. Herbert Entz at Pine Run Evangelical United Brethern Church, Linden.
Mrs. Smith, a native of Linden, is the daughter of the late Sara and Ralph Yoder. She graduated from Williamsport High School in 1952 and is a homemaker.
Mr. Smith, a native of Linden, is the son of the late Rosie and Charles Smith. He graduated from Williamsport High School in 1951 and is retired from Lonza Inc. and from farming.
They are the parents of two daughters, Diane L. Allabough, of Linden; and Debra A. Bigelow, of Alamos, N.M.; and three sons, Charles L., of Lock Haven; Ronald E., of Los Alamos; and Donald E., of Linden.
There are 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
In honor of their anniversary, an open house hosted by their children will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Feb. 22, at Pine Run United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, Pine Run Road, Linden.