Ronald and Ruth Phillips

Ronald and Ruth Phillips of Kennewick were married Dec. 7, 1950 in Toledo, Wash. They will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family dinner at a later date.

They moved to Kennewick Oct. 31, 1992.

Ruth is a homemaker.

Ronald worked in heavy construction management for the fields of hydroelectric, nuclear, coal and liquid natural gas. He retired in 1992 from Ebasco Services.

They are members of the Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Kennewick.

They have traveled the world working and living overseas in Oran, Algeria and Vera Cruz, Mexico.

They have three children, Deborah (Gary) Bachtel of Pasco; Ronald Phillips of Kennewick; and Lana (Rodney) McCarthy of Marysville.

They have four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.