Bob and Nancy Ickes

Mr. and Mrs. Bob Ickes of Altoona celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Thursday.

They were married Nov. 17, 1956, at the former St. John’s Lutheran Church, Altoona.

Mrs. Ickes is the former Nancy Wilt.

The couple have four children: Becky of Altoona, Randy of Texas, Sharon Wolf of Cresson and James, who died in May.

They also have five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Mr. Ickes retired from Penn Alto Bottling Co., Altoona.

Mrs. Ickes works at Gardners Candies, Altoona.

They are members of Trinity Lutheran Church, Juniata.