ELKHORN-Marilyn and Gerald Thelen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner for family and friends at Hawk's View Golf Club in Lake Geneva.
Thelen and Marilyn Diedrich were married Feb. 20, 1954, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Johnsburg, Ill. He is retired from farming in Elkhorn. She is also retired.
Their family includes Rick and Sue Thelen, Randy and Nancy Thelen, Robert and Andrea Thelen and Roger and Jackie Thelen, all of Elkhorn; Renee and James Gage, Muskego; and Ron Thelen, Milwaukee. They also have 16 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.