The Eakins

Linda and Jon Eakin

Jon and Linda Eakin celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Saturday, June 9, 2018, with a party for family and friends hosted by their children and, in February, a cruise to Hawaii.

The couple was wed June 8, 1968, at Trinity United Methodist Church of Christ, Port Clinton.

Linda is the daughter of Jewell Sharp and the late Kenneth Sharp and is retired from Seneca County Opportunity Center, Tiffin.

Jon is the son of the late Gerald and Dorothy Eakin and is retired from National Machinery.

They are parents of two children, Kim (Curtis) Perry of Blacklick and Brian (Tracie) Eakin of Tiffin. They have five grandchildren.