McCombies celebrate 60th anniversary

Carl Leonard and Nancy Jean (Barnett) McCombie, of Lewistown, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary.

They were married on Dec. 5, 1953, at the Methodist church in Emporium.

Their special anniversary was celebrated at a dinner with their children at the Bel Vue Inn.

They are the parents of Byron McCombie and wife, Beth, of Lewistown, and Carla Franckowiak and husband, Gene.

He retired from Standard Steel and works for Peachey Transportation. He served in the U.S. Army 82nd Airborne Division.

She is a retired nurse.

They are members of Rhoades Memorial Methodist Church.

The attribute the success of their marriage to being best friends.