MILTON-Jane and Larry Clift will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Feb. 27.
Clift and Mary Jane Painter were married Feb. 27, 1954, at Scott Air Force Base, Belleville, Ill. They met at the Radio Range Station, located three miles from Scott, where they both worked as ground radio mechanics in the Air Force during the Korean conflict. The couple winter in Surprise, Ariz., where they work during spring training for the Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals.
Their family includes Marty (Kerri Hall), Edgerton; Greg (Tamara), Springfield, Ore.; Bob (Carla), Milton; and John (Sheila Walton), Janesville. They also have 11 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
The Clifts' winter address is 16335 W. Desert Winds Drive, Surprise, AZ 85374.