Ralph and Julia Filer

Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Filer of 608 Caroline Ave., Altoona, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 7 with a surprise party at the Buccinese Club, Altoona, hosted by their children, grandchildren and Mrs. Filer’s sister, Arlene Sprengel.

They were married Dec. 6, 1958, at Otterbein United Methodist Church, Juniata.

Mrs. Filer is the former Julia Bothwell.

The couple have four children: twins Ralph Jr. (Christene) and Julie Stoehr (Paul); Sue Boslet (Dave) and Paula Filer.

They also have 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

Mr. Filer is retired from the U.S. Postal Service.

Mrs. Filer is retired from Kmart, Altoona.

Both are employed in the summer at the Altoona Curve. They enjoy sports and traveling.


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