Ralph and Ruth Jaquish celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on June 22, 2012, at a gathering held for them by their family, at the Kings Inn in Port Henry.
They have nine children, 20 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Their children are: A daughter, Jeanne Jaquish Suddard, her husband Bill, and their three children; a son, Donald Jaquish, his wife Louann, and their three children; a son Thomas Jaquish, his wife Laura, and their two children; a son, Randall Jaquish, his wife Sue, and their three children; a son, Frederick Jaquish, his wife June, and their two children; a daughter, Candy Sue Jaquish Baker, her husband Thomas, and their two children; a daughter Sandra Jaquish Viens, her husband Paul, and their two children; a son, Richard Jaquish, and his child; and a daughter, Mary Ann Jaquish Monty, and her two children.
Ralph Jaquish was the Moriah fire chief for 53 years and member of the fire service for 59 years. He recently retired as chief.