Loni and Doris Richards will be celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary on Jan. 10.
They were wed on that date in 1953.
Loni is a long-time resident of Cathey’s Valley and attended Mariposa County High School from 1945-47.
Doris is a native of Merced.
They met in 1952 and married in 1953 in Reno, Nev.
Currently, they reside in Lushmeadows, where they have lived since 1981.
They have three children, Lonnie of Mariposa; Dianna of Merced; and Linea of Monarch Beach.
The couple will be celebrating their anniversary with family.