Arden and Mary Bollin of rural Hamilton will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a reception, hosted by their children, from 2 to 4 p.m. Dec. 9 at their church, New Testament Christian Church, 1578 Hilton Road, in Keokuk, Iowa. The reception will also be in honor of Mrs. Bollin's 80th birthday. The couple requests no gifts.
Mary Elizabeth Reneau and Arden L. Bollin were married Sept. 14, 1952, at the home of the bride's parents in Hamilton.
Mrs. Bollin is a daughter of the late Grace and Walter Reneau of rural Warsaw. Mr. Bollin is a son of the late Jessie and Gottlieb Bollin of rural Niota.
They are the parents of three children, Jerry (Bonnie) of Quincy, Nancy (John) Corey of Morning Sun, Iowa, and Judy (John) Good of Kewanee. They have seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
The Bollins have farmed their entire married life in rural Nauvoo and Hamilton.