Harry Orn, formerly of Milford, and Lila Orn celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on Feb. 1. A celebration in their honor was hosted by their children with family and friends in attendance on Saturday, June 8.
The were married in 1949 while students at Lincoln Bible Institute, now Lincoln Christian University. Their marriage took place at the Westside Christian Church, Springfield, Lila’s home church.
The couple currently resides in Sun City, Ariz., and attends Christ Church of the Valley in Peoria. Harry serves as a neighborhood group leader and is active in the pastoral care ministry. Once a month, Harry preaches and Lila teaches at the Whiteriver Apache Christian Church, on the reservation. Ever the athlete, Harry plays senior softball twice a week.