Gene and Nanci (Dieckman) Cochrane celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Nov. 3. The Cochrane's were married Nov. 3, 1956, in Cuyahoga Falls at the First Christian Church.
Gene graduated from Cuyahoga Falls High School In 1954. Nanci graduated from Berea High School in 1956.
Gene is retired from Cochrane Drywall and Plastering and Nanci is retired from JCPenney. They have lived in Tallmadge for the last 54 years.
The Cochranes have been blessed with five children: Kim (Tim), Mick (Adriano), Diane, Kevin (Ann) and Tracey (Sam); 12 grandchildren: Melissa (Andrea), Josh, (Jessica) Ashley, Cory, Adam, Allysha, Alyssa, Kevin, Michael, Anthony, Nicolette and Alex; and seven great-grandchildren: Meriah, Mikey, Jonathan, Haley, Alexzander, Xzavier and Elija.