Francis and Virginia Carlson are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary today.
They were married May 1, 1954 at the Lansdowne Baptist Church in East Saint Louis, Illinois.
Their children are Dennis and Rita Carlson of Waukee and Deanne & Noel Brown of Keokuk.
Virginia and Francis Carlson
They have four grandchildren, Alex and Kesha Carlson of Bettendorf, David Carlson of Ames, Rachel Brown of Cedar Falls, and Jennifer Brown of Minneapolis. Their first great grandchild is expected in July.
Cards and greetings can be sent to them at 2026 340th St, Stanhope, IA 50246