Caroline and Cecil Rhodes

Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Rhodes of 1073 Electric Ave., Altoona, for the past 57 years, celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary with a neighborhood party with family and friends on June 4.

They were married June 6, 1947, St. James Lutheran Church, Altoona, by the Rev. Jacob Flegler. Mrs. Rhodes is the former Caroline Shultz.

The couple have one daughter, Linda, who is deceased.

Mr. Rhodes retired from Penelec. He is an Army veteran of World War II.

Mrs. Rhodes worked in the laboratory at Sealtest Dairy, Altoona.

The couple met at Sealtest Dairy in 1946.

They are members of First Evangelical Lutheran Church, Altoona.