Dr. and Mrs. Robert Embree of Le Mars celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary the first weekend in August in order to accommodate the schedules of their sons: Dr. Marlowe and Diane Embree of Wausau, Wis., and Dr. Rodney and Carla Embree, along with their children, Isaac and Eden, of Fort Wayne, Ind.
Robert Embree and Valda Franz were married Aug. 23, 1950, in Sutton, Neb.
The couple moved from Nebraska to Le Mars in 1958 in order for Robert to join the Westmar College psychology department. Late Valda worked in college administration for 20 years.
Both retired in 1993.