Ivan and Doris Schroder of Blue Springs celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Jan. 29.

Mr. and Mrs. Schroder have four children, Kathy Williams of Blue Springs, Deidre Schroder of Hannibal, Mo., and the late Barry and Terry Schroder. They also have seven grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

They were married Jan. 29, 1949, in Chillicothe, Mo., and have lived in Blue Springs for the past 30 years.

Ivan was a teacher and civil servant for the Social Security Administration, retiring in 1990. He is a member of the Elks Lodge. Doris retired from AT&T in 1990. They are members of the First Baptist Church.