Couple to celebrate 60th anniversary
Jim and Priscilla Frier of Washington will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a special family gathering on Friday, Sept. 13. They were married on Sept. 14, 1953, at the First Baptist Church of Grundy Center.
The marriage was blessed with one son, Dr. Curt Frier and wife Pamela of Washington; two daughters, Marcia Strattan and husband the Rev. Eric Strattan of Fruitport, Mich., and Sandra Robbins and husband the Rev. Tom Robbins of Camp Point, Ill.; and 12 grandchildren. They also raised for nine years a niece, Rebecca Jaquis Schaefer. She and husband Matt have two sons.
Jim retired after 36 years with the Iowa State Extension Service, 32 years of which was spent as the executive director of Washington County.