60th Anniversary

Donald and Joyce Parrone celebrated their 60th anniversary Sept. 1 with an open house hosted by Beulah Robert, Donna and Caroline Parrone. Donald J. Parrone and Joyce Ann Simpson were married Aug. 1, 1959 by Father Leo Reinhardt at St. Patrick’s Church in Ruma. Don and Joyce have three children: Donna (Jeff) of St. Louis, MO; Marc (Annie) of Hawaii; and Scott (Cynthia) of Murphysboro. They have seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren: Maryann (Zack) and son Leo of Hawaii; Caroline (Ben) and son Charlie of New Orleans, LA; Vincent (Katie) of Austin, TX; Veronika (Calvin) and Penalope and Alexandria of Columbia, MO; Mason (Kaitlin) of Desoto; and Marc Jr. and Meghan, deceased.