Mr. and Mrs. Eugene and Patricia (Dooley) Calistro of Branford were married on June 8, 1957 in New Haven at St. Mary’s Church. Their wedding reception was held at the Owenego Beach Club in Branford.
The couple met at Owenego in the summer of 1955 and subsequently became engaged in 1956.
Gene retired from New Haven Manufacturing Co. as vice president of human resources. Pat retired from the Rockbestos Manufacturing Co. where she was employed as a switchboard operator.
Along with good friends and family, Gene and Pat celebrated their 60th diamond anniversary at the Water’s Edge Resort in Westbrook on June 11.
Their children and spouses are Gene (Gia) Calistro Jr., Wynne (Brett) Bottomley and Sue (Rob) Calistro. Also in attendance were their five loving grandchildren — Austin, Griffin, Christian, Gianni and Kelly.