Herbert and Wilma Hoover, Hays, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Jan. 21, 2010.

Children of the couple are Don Hoover and wife, Jolene, and Sue Schlageck, all of Hays; the late Mike Schlageck; Mary Mezt and husband, Bill, Lawrence; Carol Neihardt and husband, Nelson, Ozawkie; Connie Sheldon, Houston; Janet Kuhn and husband, Ed, Walker; Fred, Topeka; and daughter-in-law, Angie, Hoyt.

Grandchildren of the couple are Alisa Caruthers, WaKeeney; Traci Boller, Brenna Sherlock, Roy Herman and Thomas Zimmerman, all of Hays; Travis Neihardt, Topeka; Adam Sheldon, Russell; Theresa Griffith, Salina; Anna Zimmerman, Walker; and Madison and Holden Hoover, Hoyt. The couple have eight great-grandchildren.

Herbert C. Hoover and Wilma J. Rupp were married Jan. 21, 1950, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays.