Fredin's celebrate 60 years
Ell and Gladyce Fredin of Gilmore City will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Friday, Dec. 26.
The couples children and their spouses include the late Tiim Fredin and Sandy of Gilmore City; Tom and Dianne Fredin of Dayton, Ohio; Tary Fredin of Gilmore City; and Tonya and Larry Bern of Amana. They also have seven grandchildren, five great-grandchildren and two step great-grandchildren.
Gladyce Toft and Ell Fredin were married on Dec. 26, 1948 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Royal.
Ell was employed in the public schools for 39 years, with the last 28 years as high school principal at Gilmore-City Bradgate. He taught and coached at Truesdale from 1955 to 1963. He retired in 1991. Gladyce is a homemaker.