LIMA — Mr. and Mrs. Duane Boyd are celebrating 70 years of marriage with a family dinner.
Boyd and the former Jean Sherriff were married Sept. 3, 1950, at Grace Methodist Church, Denver, by the Rev. Rufus Baker.
They are the parents of five children, Sharon (Jim) Beckford, of Harrod, Keith Boyd, of Lima, Norm (Roberta) Boyd, of Cincinnati, Michael (Rachel) Boyd, of Holt, Michigan, and Lynette (Ted) Goodwin, of Lima. They have 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Boyd retired from the sales department of Westinghouse Corp., Aerospace Division, after 38 years. His wife is a homemaker.