Al and Lucy Hertel, Hays, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Nov. 20 with a family dinner hosted by their children at the Fanchon Ballroom, Hays.

Children of the couple are David and wife, Virginia, Michael and wife, Lori, and John and wife, Laura, all of Hays; and Kathy and husband, Patrick, Eastvale, Calif.

They have eight grandchildren, Christina and Lisa, both of Denver; Michelle Schyler, and Craig, Brett, Jill, Marc and Tara, all of Hays. They have three great-grandchildren, Jenna and Paige Schyler, and Sophie Hertel, all of Hays.

Al and Lucy (Lietz) Hertel were married Nov. 6, 1950, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Hays.