John and Ruth DeVore of Lost Nation are celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house reception on Sunday, Oct. 28 from 1 – 3 p.m. in the Methodist Church, Monmouth. All family and friends are invited.

John and the former Ruth Schepers were married Oct. 25, 1958 in Elwood.

They are the parents of Dennis (Tammy) DeVore of Maquoketa, Randy DeVore, deceased; and Denise (Don) Evans of Baldwin.

They have four grandchildren, Tara (Nick) Kies, Jessica (and Eric) Wiederholt, Cheryl (Zach) Bickford and Chelsie (David) Richardson and five great-grandchildren.

John is retired from International Harvester and farming. Ruth is retired from RonAnn’s Floral.