Anniversary – Durbin

GILLESPIE (Sept. 14, 2017) – Frank and Carole (Lynn) Durbin of Gillespie will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary Thursday, Sept. 28. They were married in 1957 at First Baptist Church in Litchfield, with Rev. Russell Wallace officiating.

Mr. Durbin is the son of the late Clyde and Grace Durbin. Mrs. Durbin is the daughter of the late Paul (Doc) and Helen Lynn.

They have four children: Rick (Kathi) Durbin of Sawyerville, Debra (Kirk) Brashears of Staunton, Randy (Sherrie) Durbin of Shipman and Lisa (Randy) Brown of Gillespie; eight grandchildren, Eric Durbin, Emily (Jacob) Allen, Nathan Brashears, Aaron (Lika) Brashears, Hannah (Jordan) Dworzynski, Adam (Tiffany) Durbin, Tyler (Leslie) Brown and Whitney Brown; 10 great-grandchildren, Katherine Durbin, Brandon Durbin, Ella Durbin, Tristan Allen, Kamilla Allen, Caden Allen, Parker Dworzynski, Grace Dworzynski, Zoe Durbin and Hillary Brown; and two step-great-grandchildren, Braxton Bounds and Reese Hoog.

The couple will be honored with a family luncheon at Sunday, Sept. 24, at Gillespie Civic Center. Friends are welcome to join the celebration at 3 p.m.