Joe Sherman, of Bellevue, married the former Joann White, also of Bellevue, on Sept. 13, 1953 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Bellevue.
They graduated from high school together. They are parents of Jeff Sherman, of Perrysburg; Jere, of Norwalk, Jim and (Jeanie) Sherman, of Plano, Texas, and John and (Kelly) Sherman, of Zanesville.
Joe and Joann have 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Sherman is a retired farmer. Mrs. Sherman is a retired RN having worked at Fisher-Titus Medical Center.
After retirement they traveled in their motor home and spent winters in Arizona and Alabama.
A family celebration will be held at a later date.