Don and Donna Crane of Hannibal will mark their 60 years together by attending Donna’s 60-year class reunion on the 20th, 21st and a picnic on the 22nd of September among friends and classmates.
Present plans are to attend Don’s Class of ‘51, 80th Birthday Party in October before finalizing a trip destination.
Don and Donna were married by Rev. Everett Turner of the Prince Avenue Baptist Church on Sept. 20, 1953.
Donna is the daughter of the late Othey L. and Lillian Henderson. Don’s parents were the late Gerald and Mae Crane, all of Hannibal.
Don and Donna are the parents of Don Jr. of Hannibal, Gregory L. (Linda) of Folsom, La., Philip of Hannibal and Lisa (Landry) Dupont of Southern Louisiana. The Cranes have eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Don retired from the U.S. Navy in 1979. Later he was an administrative officer for a Navy Command in New Orleans and sold real estate locally.
Donna has been a homemaker for most of the marriage.
In later years, Donna and Don operated the State License Office in Hannibal for approximately six years.
Cards and notes from friends and family would be appreciated.