Mr., Mrs. Bill Heckman observe 65th anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Bill Heckman, of Deland, Fla., formerly of Williamsport, observed their 65th wedding anniversary today, Nov. 24, 2013.

They were married by the Rev. Leo Post at St. Boniface Church in the rectory.

Mrs. Heckman, the former Irene Krisher, is the daughter of Marie Welteroth Krisher. She graduated from Williamsport High School and was employed by Grit Publishing Co.

Mr. Heckman graduated from Williamsport High School. He retired from National Biscuit Co. after 40 years of employment.

They are the parents of a daughter, Cindi, of Deland, and a son, Rob, of Cary, Ill.

There are five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.