Tom and AnitaBaker of Waitsburg will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary at 8 tonight at Waitsburg Presbyterian Church. They married Dec. 23, 1951, in Denver.
Tomwas editor and publisher of Waitsburg Times, retiring in 1992. He is a member of the Waitsburg Presbyterian Church, the Order of Eastern Star, Masonic Lodge, and the Lions, Commercial and Inquiry clubs. He is a former mayor of Waitsburg.
Anita was a teacher in the Dayton and Waitsburg school districts until retirement in 1992.
She is a member and choir director of Waitsburg Presbyterian Church, a member of Order of Eastern Star and past president of Waitsburg Historical Society.
The Bakers have a daughter, Peggy Henry of Pasco; two sons and daughters-in-law, Charles and Patty Baker of Quilcene, Wash., and Loyal and Charlotte Baker of Waitsburg; eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.