Howard and Phyllis Richardson

Howard and Phyllis Richardson of Forestville recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married March 30, 1953 in Nevada.

Howard is a retired truck driver and Phyllis is a retired New York State developmental aide.

The couple has four children, Anne (Bruce) Quackenbush, Wendy Bird, Gary (Lori) Richardson, and Patty (Steve) Arnold. They also have nine grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

The Richardsons celebrated their anniversary with a surprise dinner party at the Colony Restaurant in Irving. Guests attended from Cassadaga, Sheridan, Dunkirk, Fredonia and Dallas, Texas. The couple was presented with cards and a special “family tree” of gift cards.