Mr. John and Laura Fishel of Morton celebrated their 65th anniversary on June 20, 2019.

Mr. John Fishel and the former Laura Milburn were married on June 20, 1954, at church Mackinaw Christian Church in Mackinaw.

They are the parents of six children, Dennis Fishel of Minier, Jeff Fishel (deceased), Scott Fishel of Morton, Cynthia Fishel of Rockford, Howard Fishel of Minier and Mark Fishel of Cambodia.

They also have 11 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Mr. John Fishel was employed by Caterpillar Inc. in East Peoria, retiring in 1992. Mrs. Laura Fishel was a housewife in Minier.