Leslie & Melora Becker, of Edwardsville are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary.
Leslie & the former Melora Sackett were married November 20, 1954, at Eden United Church of Christ with the Rev. R.F. Tormohlen officiating.
Leslie is retired from McDonnell Douglas and Melora is retired from SIU-E.
They have four children: Terry (special friend Denise Henke)Becker of Edwardsville, Yvonne (Raymond) Ginter of Denver, CO, Kenneth (Tracy) Becker of Webster Groves, MO and Dianne (Michael) Stricker of Fountain Hills, AZ.
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They have 10 grandchildren. Brandon & Kristyn Becker, Eric (Kayla) Ginter & Marisa Ginter, Jessica, Brett & Jennifer Stricker, Jayme (Ben) Crowder, Meghan (Andrew) Nebialo, Gregory Fendler. They also have 2 great grandchildren.
A family celebration is planned at a later date.