HARROD — Mr. and Mrs. George Coon are celebrating 55 years of marriage.
Coon and the former Sandra Coy were married Feb. 17, 1961, at Harrod Christian Church by the Rev. Willard Thomas.
They are the parents of Dorothy (Bob) Piel, of Harrod, Patrick (Jeanette) Coon, of Harrod, Kelly (Kevin) Armstrong, of Bellefontaine, and Erik (Rhonda) Coon, of Lafayette. They have eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Coon is a truck driver. His wife is a housewife and has volunteered for nine and a half years by working with small children.