Gaylord and Fern Nelson, of Webster City, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Oct. 12.
Gaylord Nelson and Fern Dutcher were married on Oct. 12, 1951, at Calvary United Methodist Church in Stratford.
The couple's children are: Stephen Nelson, of Fort Dodge; Michael, deceased; and Wesley (Bethene) Nelson, of Marion.
Fern and Gaylord Nelson
They have three grandsons and two great-granddaughters.