Jack and Barbara Merrill, Carbon Cliff, celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on November 30th, 2017. Mr. Merrill and the former Barbara Ann Dennhardt were married November 30th, 1957, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, Colona. Jack retired from the former Case/New Holland, in Aug. 2001. Barbara retired from the Rock Island District, Corps of Engineers, in Feb. 2002. Their children are Laurie (Bart) Huffman and Steven Merrill. They have three grandchildren. They are members of Our Lady of Guadalupe, Silvis.