James and Patricia Ehlen will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with a family celebration July 20 at Babcock Farm.
Ehlen and the former Patricia Germann were married July 11, 1959, at St. Killian’s Catholic Church, Lake Geneva.
James is still actively farming. Patricia retired from a career as an infection control coordinator at Aurora Medical Center, Elkhorn. Their family includes Ken and Jeanne Ehlen of Cambridge, Kris and Troy Brown of Reedsburg, Jennifer and Mike Sipple of Denmark, Jill and Mike Donnelly of East Troy, Joel and Angie Ehlen of Elkhorn, and Jeff and Lynn Ehlen and Karen and Rick Babcock, all of Whitewater. They also have 23 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.