Lester and Frances Hinshaw, of 1 Mason Court, Delaware, will observe their 65th wedding anniversary on Sept. 7.
Les retired in 1989 from Battelle, a technology development organization in Columbus, where he was manager of the news bureau and as a community relations coordinator.
Frances retired in 1985 from Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus, where she worked as a registered nurse.
Earlier, they resided for 20 years in Concord Township in Delaware County, where they were active in community, church and school activities. Among other activities, Les was a member of the original school board of the Buckeye Valley School District.
Les and Frances are the parents of one daughter, Rebecca (deceased); and two surviving sons, Chris, and his wife, Sally, of Delaware, and Lynn and his wife, Sue, of near Grove City.
Information for this story was provided by Sally Hinshaw.