Mike and Ruth Hesson were married Sept. 14, 1963, in Wheeling, W.Va.
Mike is the son of Waldo and Nancy Hesson, and he is retired from INCO.
Ruth is the daughter of Bert and Margaret Kuhns, and she is retired from SMMC.
They have two sons, David (Angie) Huntington and John (Julie) of Westerville, Ohio. They have six grandchildren.