Robert and Mary Ann Larson

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Larson of Altoona celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Feb. 6.

They were married Feb. 6, 1960, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Altoona, by the Rev. Joseph O’Leary.

Mrs. Larson is the former Mary Ann Ergler.

The couple have eight children: Deborah Lafferty of Altoona, Sandra Kibler of Howard, Theresa Gildea of Ephrata, Thomas of Altoona, Nancy Adams of Lake City, Fla., Krista Gardner of Finleyville, Joseph of McDonald and Jessica, who is deceased.

They also have 17 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

Mr. Larson retired from SKF Industries Inc., Altoona.

He is an Army veteran of the Korean War and a veteran of the 28th Division Infantry National Guard.

Mrs. Larson retired from the food service department of the Altoona Area School District.

She is a homemaker.

Both are members of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.


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