Virgil and Janice (Bockenstedt) Bries, of Luxemburg, are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.

They were married Nov. 22, 1960, at Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Petersburg.

The couple have six children: Mary (Rich) Sadewasser, Steve (Julie) Bries, Judy (Curt) Coleman, Carl (Karen) Bries, Jolene (Kevin) Muilenburg and Sandy (Rod) Dudley. They also have 22 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.