Aiken residents John and Mary Lou Karas celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 2. Former residents of Toledo, Ohio, they were high school sweethearts, having met in an advanced history class.
After owning their business in the Chicago area for 35 years, they retired to Aiken four years ago.
Mary Lou loves her part-time job as assistant activities director at Anchor.
They are members of St. Paul Lutheran Church.