ELIDA — Mr. and Mrs. Russell Palmer are celebrating 60 years of marriage. They celebrated at the Potawatami Lodge, Pokagon State Park, Indiana, with their family.
Palmer and the former Donna Dorsten were married June 25, 1960, at St. Mark Methodist Church, Lima.
They are the parents of six children, David (Carol) Palmer, of Piqua, Daniel (Vickie) Palmer, of Cincinnati, Robert (Valerie) Palmer, of Little Elm, Texas, James (Jackie) Palmer, of Hyde Park, Utah, Thomas Palmer, of White Lake, Michigan, and Julie (Jason) Shaffer, of Chicago. They have 19 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Palmer retired from Ford Motor Co. His wife is a housewife.