The Nielsens

Don and Nancy Nielsen celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, with a private family gathering on Kellys Island hosted by their children.

They were married Aug. 29, 1953, in Tiffin.

Prior to retirement, they were the co-owners of DEN Realty and Nielsen’s Ice Cream Parlor. Before that, Don was a computer programmer for 30 years at National Machinery.

They are the parents of four children, Deb Pine of Bowling Green, Pam Jeffers of Albany and Marc Nielsen and Dan Nielsen, both of Tiffin. They also have nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

The couple now resides in Marblehead.