Tom and Nancy Gilkeson of 124 Wells Ave., Marietta, will celebrate their 57th anniversary on Jan. 21.
They were married Jan. 21, 1955, in Marietta. He is the son of the late Howard and Edna Gilkeson. She is the daughter of the late Garah and Evelyn Farmer.
He retired after 45 1/2 years with Ironworkers Locals 787 and 549. She is a homemaker. They are members of Gilman United Methodist Church.
They are the parents of Tom (Jackie) Gilkeson, Ken (Faith) Gilkeson, Anita (Mike) Omietanski and Cathy Ellen Gilkeson, who is deceased.
They are the grandparents of Wesley and Whitney Gilkeson and Eric and Leanne Omietanski.