Mr. and Mrs. William (Marlene) Reaska of Cedar Point celebrated their 60th anniversary on July 26 with a surprise party at the Lake Thunderbird Clubhouse, Putnam.
William Reaska and the former Marlene Braun were united in marriage on July 25, 1959, in Magnolia Methodist Church, Magnolia. The Rev. Warren M. Christiau officiated.
Maid of honor was Mary Ann Reaska. Flower girl was Rebecca Demoss. Best man was Russell Kinney.
Ushers were Richard Kinney and Theodore Braun Jr. Flower girl was Rebecca Demoss. Ring bearer was James Cimei.
Mr. Reaska was vice president of Valley Electromagnetics Corp., Spring Valley, until he formed Reliable Electric Products Corp. of Cedar Point and retired as CEO.
Mrs. Reaska worked at Westclox until her marriage and operated DoLittle Greenhouse in Cedar Point for several years. She is currently retired.
The couple are the parents of two children, William (April) Reaska Jr. of Lake Thunderbird and Todd Reaska of Cedar Point. They have six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren
The Reaskas are members of Immanual Lutheran Church, Peru.
Cards of congratulations can be sent to The Reaskas, 405 S. Sycamore St., Cedar Point, IL 61316.