PLATTSBURGH - Richard and Mary (Silver) Whalen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on 10/18/17. They were married in Chateaugay, N.Y. Their wedding attendants were Evelyn and Walt King, the groom’s sister and brother-in-law.
Richard is retired from NYSEG and Mary is a homemaker.
They have three children. Bonnie, Michael and Timothy. A daughter, Debra is deceased.
They have seven grandsons and six great grandsons. They celebrated with a party at their home hosted by their daughter for family and friends.