Lloyd and Lillian (Phillips) Barrigar of Canton will celebrate their 70th anniversary on Aug. 10.
Lloyd and Lillian were married on Aug. 10, 1944 at Lillian's home in Cook's Corners, near Colton. The Rev. Arthur Northrup officiated and Mr. and Mrs. Theodore Bisnett were members of the wedding party.They have five children, Keith Barrigar of Canton, Lloyd and Kris Barrigar of Canton, Betty O'Shea of Russell, Linda and Mario Pusateri of Norwood and Larry and Elaine Barrigar of Canton.
The Barrigars also have nine grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Lloyd worked as a millwright at Jones and Loughlin Steel in Star Lake and also as a farmer.
Lillian was a housewife and farmer.
The couple enjoys outdoor activities, including hunting, fishing, snowmobiling and spending time with family and friends. They also spent many enjoyable years at their camp on Cranberry Lake.
Their children will mark their parents' milestone with a party at 5177 County Rte. 24, West Pierrepoint on Aug. 10 from 1 to 4 p.m.