Mr. and Mrs. John W. McCann, Ashley, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary on Monday. They were married Sept. 17, 1952, in St. Aloysius Church, Wilkes-Barre, by the late Rev. Martin J. Dacey. Their attendants were Catherine Philips Hosey and James Phillips.
Mrs. McCann, the former Joanne Dietz, is the daughter of the late Robert and Lucy Dietz. Mr. McCann is the son of the late Walter and Elizabeth McCann.
They have seven children: Michael McCann and his wife, Elaine, Ashley; Dr. Richard McCann and his wife, Nina, Salisbury, Md.; Donald McCann, and his wife, Lynne, Wilkes-Barre; Susan Andrews, and her husband, Carl, Plymouth; Ronald McCann and his wife, Nancy, Hanover Township; Diane Dudkiewicz and her husband, Mark, Hanover Township; and Brian McCann, Hanover Township.
They have 13 grandchildren, Eric, Colin, Neil, Patrick, Katye, Nicholas, Holly, Shannon, Keenan, Daniel, Joseph (Ali), Kyle and Amber.
They have three great-grandchildren, Rubi, Margot and Chloe.
Mr. and Mrs. McCann will celebrate this special occasion with a family gathering.