Lifestyles

M. Dale and Catherine Moore

Posted: Jul. 5, 2014 4:42 pm Updated: Aug. 16, 2014 5:15 pm

M. Dale and Catherine Moore of 34302 County Hwy. 2, Baylis, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary from 2 to 4 p.m. July 12 in the Pike County Farm Bureau Hall on East Washington in Pittsfield. Their children and grandchildren will host the event. Family and friends are invited; no gifts are requested.

Mr. and Mrs. Moore were married April 16, 1954, in Time Community Church in Time.

Mrs. Moore, the former Catherine Sheppard, is a daughter of the late Earl and Jessie Sheppard. Mr. Moore is a son of the late Floyd and Ruby Moore.

They are the parents of Stephen Moore of Glendale, Ariz., Gary Moore and Mrs. Sam (Sharon) Tedrow, both of Quincy, Michael Moore of Columbia, Mo., Donald Moore of Overland Park, Kan., and Mrs. Michael (Linda) Harmon of El Paso, Texas. They have 11 grandchildren.

Mr. Moore retired from the Illinois Department of Transportation and retired from farming.

Mrs. Moore retired from the Pike County clerk's office and as New Salem Township clerk.

They are members of New Salem United Methodist Church.

In Case You Missed It

'LIVE UNTIL I DIE': Quincy woman with metastatic cancer focuses on goals
Beth Calabotta doesn't know how much time she has left. The 48-year-old Quincy resident is living with a cancer-induced death sentence. But Calabotta isn't about to roll over and let the cancer get the best of her. "You can't sit around and think, 'Oh, I'm going to die,'" she said.