John and Ann Van Ruiten, of Lodi, celebrated 60 years of marriage in August. They were married on Aug. 2, 1950. John has been employed as a farmer and Ann is a homemaker.
Their children are Coby and husband, John Zunino; Angie and husband, Bill Rogan; Jim and wife, Susan Van Ruiten; John and wife, Kelly Van Ruiten; Theresa and husband, Kevin Sherwood; and Jackie Van Ruiten. They have 16 grandchildren.