Gene and Betty Vaske, of Manchester, are celebrating 60 years of marriage.

Gene Vaske and Betty Schlichte were married Jan. 23, 1960 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Monti.

They have four children: Mary (John) Broghammer, of Manchester, Kevin (Laura) Vaske, of Manchester, Kris (Glen) Heims, of Swisher, and Tom (Jen) Vaske, of Masonville.

They have 13 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren.

Join them for an open house Feb. 9 at St. Mary’s Church, Parish Center, Manchester, from 2-4.