David and Marie Rabe, Peru, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary with a dinner at the Eagles Lodge in Peru.
David and the former Marie Lee were married June 29, 1952, in First Christian Church parsonage by the Rev. Lee Jackson. They met at Modern Dairy in Peru, a place where teenagers gathered after school for homemade ice cream, sodas and sundaes.
Marie is retired from Shanty Malone’s in Peru, and David is retired from Chrysler in Kokomo.
Their children are Teri Rabe, Peru, Mike and wife Kristie Rabe, Peru, Jeff Rabe, Warsaw, Scott and wife Kristi Rabe, Noblesville, Shelly and husband Brady Saylor, Peru, and Davnee and husband Matt Benge, Indianapolis. They have 14 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.